17 American universities including Columbia University and New York University

17 American universities including Columbia University and New York University

Recently, the presidents of 17 New York state universities, including New York University, Columbia University, Cornell University and the University of Rochester, signed a letter to the US State Department and homeland security department, asking them to take measures as soon as possible to start visa processing and relax the travel ban, so as to ensure that more international students can return to school smoothly in the autumn semester.

17 American universities including Columbia University and New York University

Signed by some university presidents signed by some university presidents

In this joint letter, Chinese students were also mentioned in particular. The F1 student visa of the US embassy in China has been suspended for 13 months! As China is one of the main sources of foreign students in American universities, American universities have to pay special attention to this issue.