Currently, student visas are valid for as long as it takes the student to finish their degree. The DHS wants to change policy to create start and end dates for student visas, and plans to have a proposed rule out this month. An association of university presidents said the system works currently, and this addition would “increase uncertainty for students and campuses.”  

– Weekly Immigration Briefing by Olivia Hester, Immigration Law Analyst at Docketwise

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