If you are an international student, make sure you know the most current rules regarding travel.

CDC Travel Advisories

CDC Travel Advisories are being updated and changed frequently. Travelers should visit the CDC's advisories website for the latest notices.

View the latest CDC Travel Advisories

Presidential Proclamations Impacting Travel

Country specific travel restrictions can change quickly. Be sure to read the latest updates before making travel plans.

>Travel Alerts

  • 3/29/21
    Find out what students need for international travel & re-entry to the United States during OPT (including OPT STEM Extension).
  • 4/27/21
    Please read these sections carefully before you travel outside the U.S.
  • 6/23/21
    Know how changes in the immigration environment may affect you if you’re traveling.


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