The premium for such insurance may be added to the student's regular institutional
billing for tuition, fees, and services.
Institutions must inform international students of all required immunizations at time
Student Privacy and Foreign Students
The Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) permits institutions to
comply with information requests from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
and its Immigration and Customs Enforcement Bureau (ICE) in order to comply with
the requirements of the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS).
An offer of admission for a degree-seeking student must not be made when it has
been verified that a student does not have adequate English proficiency for the
Postponement of admission pending improvement of English skills is preferable to
failure or delays in time to degree due to language deficits.
Any TBR institution that conditionally admits students with English proficiency
performance below established standards must provide either an appropriate,
professionally staffed ESL program or provide access to such a program to
remedy such deficiencies.
Students will pay fees for such programs, if not otherwise provided by
standard institutional tuition.
Institutions should establish mandatory standard proficiency levels which are
expected in order for students conditionally admitted due to language
deficiencies to achieve unconditional admission.
Academic and Logistical Accommodation of Foreign Students
TBR institutions must provide international students with fair and reasonable access
to classes, and other programs and services, recognizing that normal domestic
deadlines and procedures for their delivery may require modification in order to