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Immigration Alerts

This webpage is for important alerts related to immigration matters. Please visit on a regular basis to avoid missing important announcements.

See also the following web sites for updated immigration and travel information:

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) News and Alerts
The Association of International Educators(NAFSA) immigration and travel updates
United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (USICE) travel news and information

Announcement 09/26/17

A presentation on OPT/STEM OPT and beyond, H-1B, will be presented in the International Center Auditorium by ISSS Staff on 9/27/17, 5PM-7PM.

USCIS now has a News and Alerts page. This page resides at: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/international/news/uscis-news.php. We have added this page as a link at the top of this Immigration Alerts page.

Announcement 2/20/17

 Redesigned OPT Cards

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today announced a redesign to the Permanent Resident Card (also known as a Green Card) and the Employment Authorization Document (EAD), OPT Card, as part of the Next Generation Secure Identification Document Project. USCIS will begin issuing the new cards on May 1, 2017.

 H-1B Seminar

Tuesday, April 25 6:00-8:00PM, ICC  Aditorium
David Swaim, an attorney from Tidwell, Swaim & Associates, will visit Texas Tech to give a seminar and answer questions about the H-1B process. This will be an extremely informative presentation that you will not want to miss. This presentation is usually full, so please show up early for a seat.
This presentation will part of International Week at TTU. Please look forward to other great opportunities that week.



International Affairs