Biden Administration Won’t Pursue Fixed Time Limits on Student Visas

The Department of Homeland Security has withdrawn a proposed rule that would have attached fixed time limits to certain student visas, continuing the Biden administration’s push to reverse a range of immigration-related policies instituted or recommended by its predecessor.

Miriam Feldblum, executive director of the Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration, called the withdrawal “a crucial policy step to help revitalize international student mobility.” The group, which represents university officials who support open immigration policies, said last September that the proposed rule adding time limits was misguided and would harm both international students and the schools trying to enroll them.

Read the full article from The Wall Street Journal here.