The United Nations will not allow any students from any foreign country. The ICE will not allow students to register in the semester fall. Whether, their courses are entirely online.
In a release, the ICE on Friday said “F and M students in new or initial status. After March 9, 2020. Will not be able to enter the United States to enrol in a US school. As a non-immigrant student for the fall term. Whether the course of study is 100 percent online,” Xinhua news agency reported.
The school officials should not issue a Form I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Non-immigrant Student Status,”. For a student in new or initial status who is outside of the United States. Plans to take classes at an certified educational institution fully online.
A guidance issued on March 9, 2020 by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) with the ICE. This will manage the foreign students and exchange visitors in the United States.
The guidance applies to continuing F and M non-immigrant students. Who are in valid F-1 or M-1 nonimmigrant status on March 9. Who are outside of the United States and seeking to re-enter the country this fall.
The announcement was made in two weeks after the ICE rescinded a new directive that could have denied international students their stay in the United States.
The coronavirus pandemic surge in the country disabled the universities to hold any examinations.