COVID-19 Updates

March 18: 

  • ICE announces it will not carry out operations at or near health care facilities, including hospitals, doctors' offices, or clinics.
  • The Justice Department closes 10 immigration courts.
  • USCIS suspends in-person services at its field offices, asylum offices, and Application Support Centers (ASCs) at least through April 1. Most appointments will be automatically rescheduled and applicants will receive new notices in the mail.

March 17:

  • The State Department announces: "As a result of the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19, US embassies and consulates may temporarily modify or suspend consular services.

March 14:

  • President Donald J. Trump issues a Proclamation restricting travel from Ireland and the United Kingdom.

March 13:

  • ICE confirms students with F-1 visas will remain in active status if their schools close. However, they must attend online or other alternative courses if offered by their schools.

March 11:

  • President Donald J. Trump issues a Proclamation restricting travel from the Schengen Area in Europe.

February 29:

  • President Donald J. Trump issues a Proclamation restricting travel from the Islamic Republic of Iran.

January 1: 

  • President Donald J. Trump issues a Proclamation restricting travel from the Islamic Republic of Iran.