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ANSWER: As to your question about entering the US with a terminated SEVIS: No, you cannot enter the US for F-1 student status with a terminated or inactive SEVIS record.
In order to re-enter the US as a student, you need a valid F-1 visa stamp, proof of enrollment in an SEVP-accredited university for the upcoming semester, and a new/initial I-20 with a new SEVIS ID and to pay the I-901 SEVIS Fee again.
And if you have been outside the United States, and not attending classes for 5 months or more, you also need to apply for a new student visa to reenter the United States.
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