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Immigration Alerts

OISS monitors changes in immigration regulations and policies affecting international students and scholars. Updates will be posted as they become available.

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Special Message from OISS Director July 7, 2020

OISS COVID-19 Information

  • Immigration FAQs for F-1, J-1 and H1-B Visa Holders
  • Financial Assistance
  • General FAQ
  • Local Resources
  • Campus Partners
  • Staying Safe & Healthy

MSU 2019 Novel Coronavirus  

Department of Homeland Security side by side.jpgUSCIS Memo Accrual of Unlawful Presence

Effective August 9, 2018 USCIS changed how the agency will calculate unlawful presence for F, J, and M students, scholars, and dependents.