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U.S. Border Patrol Agents, CBP Officers Inform International Students on Document Requirements, Responsibilities for Maintaining Student Status in the U.S.

Release Date: 
August 23, 2019

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents and Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers participated in Texas A&M International’s (TAMIU) Fall International Student Orientation in Laredo, Texas.

On August 22, agents presented to the international students, in the United States with an F-1 or J-1 visa, information about their responsibilities to maintain their status while in the U.S. The students also learned about the duties of the U.S. Border Patrol.  Included in the group were students from Netherlands, Germany, Nepal, Spain, Australia, Thailand, Mexico and France.

Border Patrol agents provide presentation regarding document requirements and responsibilities for maintaining student status to a group of internationla students at TExas A&M International University
Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents provide a
joint presentation, together with CBP officers,
regarding document requirements and
responsibilities for maintaining one's student
status to a group of international students at
Texas A&M International University.

The students benefitted from the presentations conducted by both Border Patrol and OFO in conjunction with TAMIU’s Office of International Engagement.  This was a great opportunity to educate these students and welcome them into the Laredo community.

To keep up to date with the Laredo Sector Border Patrol download the “USBP Laredo Sector” App or contact the Laredo Sector Border Patrol toll-free at 1-800-343-1994.

Last modified: 
August 23, 2019