F-1 or J-1 Travel Document Checklist
Valid I-20 or DS-2019
Valid F-1 or J-1 Visa Stamp (except for Candadian citizens)
I-901 SEVIS Fee receipt
Port of Entry Inspection
If the Port of Entry has concerns regarding your documents or otherwise, they may refer you to Secondary Inspection. As part of the to another officer to verify your student status or for additional questioning. Although a referral to secondary inspection can be intimidating, you should not be concerned. It may take time for you to get through the process.
If the CBP officer has questions that can be answered only be answered by UMSL Global, consider asking the officer to contact UMSL Global at +1314-643-7351 for more information.