Important Immigration Updates

Disclaimer: International Affairs is able to provide you with general guidance. However, any advice provided to you by our office, as well as the information on the IA webpages, information handouts and request forms, should not be construed as legal advice. Additionally, due to the fluid nature of governmental interpretation, the USCIS may change its interpretation of these immigration laws/regulations and eligibility requirements for benefits, at any time. We will do our best to provide you with the most current guidance. Each case is fact-specific and it is advised that you contact an experienced immigration attorney if you have questions regarding your situation.

For updates pertaining to COVID-19, please refer to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information for International Students and Scholars webpage.

Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Announces Updated Fall 2020 Guidance
July 24, 2020
Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Announces Fall 2020 Temporary Exemptions for International Students in F-1 Status Taking Online Courses
July 6, 2020
Temporary Restriction on Issuance of Certain Nonimmigrant Visas
June 2020
Presidential Proclamation Establishing New Visa and Entry Restriction for Certain Students and Researchers from China
June 2020
October 2019
August 2019
May 2019
August 2018
U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Third Travel Ban
June 26, 2018
Chad removed from list of countries subject to Travel Ban
April, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court Order Allows Third Travel Ban ('Travel Ban 3.0')
December 5, 2017
Presidential Proclamation Establishing New Travel Restrictions
September 27, 2017
Supreme Court Action on Executive Order
June 27, 2017
Executive Orders currently not in effect
April 19, 2017
Updates about the latest Executive Order
March 17, 2017
Information about the latest Executive Order
March 9, 2017
Latest Updates on the Executive Orders
February 24, 2017
Latest Updates on Issues Related to Recent Executive Orders on Immigration
Feb. 10, 2017
Latest Updates on Issues Related to Recent Executive Orders on Immigration
Feb. 7, 2017
FAQ on Issues Related to Recent Executive Orders on Immigration
February 1, 2017