Immigration Alerts and Resources


NAFSA: Association of International Educators Travel Advisory. This is an excellent resource that is updated as new guidance becomes available.

NAFSA has provided general information about the Constitutional rights of people in the United States that you may use for reference.

Review some common questions and answers about the new Executive Order.


In this recent time of uncertainty and concern over travel, Columbia’s Global Travel Office's list of best practices for nonimmigrant visa holders traveling abroad is especially useful.

Created by NY Governor Cuomo’s office for New Yorkers who have experienced issues relating to loved ones who are detained, missing, or travel restricted as a result of recent federal actions. 24/7, with translation services available.

CUNY Law's CLEAR Project is a city-wide resource and can be reached at 718-340-4558 for free legal advice and support.

Read the full text of the new executive order.

Do you Need Further Assistance?

We are here to help! Please know that ISSO and Columbia University stand ready to help to the extent we are able to support our international students and faculty/scholars.