December 21, 2018Stanford is one of 66 colleges and universities around the country that joined an amicus brief challenging new federal rules that make it easier to penalize people who overstay their visas, even if they do so inadvertently or through no fault of their own.
June 26, 2018Debra Zumwalt, Vice President and General Counsel for Stanford University, issued this memorandum to the Stanford community which outlines practical effects of today's Supreme Court decision on the travel ban.
June 26, 2018While the Supreme Court has upheld the travel ban, Stanford remains committed to welcoming students and scholars from all over the world.
April 12, 2018The multi-university brief was filed in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
April 9, 2018Stanford is among the universities joining in an amicus brief in the travel ban case to be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court.
February 23, 2018Provost Persis Drell addresses Stanford's ongoing commitments to undocumented students and those covered by DACA.
January 11, 2018Amid continuing federal negotiations on immigration policy, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne sent letters to leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, urging a legislative solution for the nation's DREAMers.
December 18, 2017Eighteen universities including Stanford have filed a further amicus brief in support of DACA.
December 4, 2017The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday, Dec. 4, allowed the third version of the federal administration's travel ban to take effect while legal challenges to it continue to be heard by the courts. The Bechtel International Center stands ready to assist students and scholars who have questions or need assistance.
November 2, 2017A group of 19 universities including Stanford has filed an amicus brief in court cases challenging the federal administration's decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.