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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  


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Information and resources regarding Presidential Proclamations on immigration for MSU students, faculty, and staff.

Latest Update: June 24, 2020


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Information and resources regarding Presidential Executive Orders related to the travel ban.

Latest Update: June 26, 2018


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Information and resources regarding Presidential Executive Orders on immigration for MSU students, faculty, and staff. Orders are listed by the date released.

Latest Update: December 4, 2017


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