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Important Travel Update - Additional Inspection upon Entry to the U.S.
Date of Announcement: May 13, 2013 Dear F-1 and J-1 Students and Scholars, Due to heightened security concerns, please note that if you are currently or will be traveling outside the U.S., you will likely experience significant delays when reentering.  Per a recent memorandum from Customs and Border Protection (CBP), all…

I-94 Automation Information Sessions
Date of Announcement: May 2, 2013 As we previously announced, Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a component of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), began automating the I-94 process at air and sea ports by eliminating the paper Form I-94 as of April 30, 2013. ISSS is offering information sessions…

Travel During Summer
Dear Students and Scholars, As summer is approaching, we are writing to provide important travel information.   It is crucial for you to proactively prepare for your return to the US to avoid travel delays/problems, such as an I-515A, etc.  We recommend that you meet with an OIP-ISSS advisor to review your…

Federal law affecting Iranian students in the energy, nuclear science, nuclear engineering or related fields
  Updates from the Department of Homeland Security / Department of State Date of Announcement: July 29, 2013 The “Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act” was enacted August 10, 2012. According to Section 501, Iranian citizens are ineligible for U.S. visas if they are seeking to enter the U.S.…