NOVEMBER 21, 2017 UPDATE: The Department of State recently posted an announcement regarding the implementation of the Presidential Proclamation at U.S. embassies and consulates pursuant to the decision by the Ninth Circuit Court.
On March 6, 2017, President Trump signed a new executive order entitled "Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Entry into the United States”, which revokes and replaces Executive Order 13769, issued on January 27, 2017. The new order includes a revised 90-day entry ban on nationals of six countries - Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen – and is effective on March 16, 2017. Please refer to this page for clarifications as additional information becomes available, for updates on important and relevant changes, for information on how this order affects U-M’s international students, scholars, faculty and staff, and for Executive Order resources.
The International Center will be closed from 3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, through 8 a.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
On October 8, 2017, the United States temporarily suspended nonimmigrant visa issuance at its consulates within Turkey. The United States Embassy in Turkey has now announced that the processing of nonimmigrant visas has resumed on a limited basis. For a detailed announcement and answers to common questions, please visit the U.S. Embassy website.