COVID-19 (last updated May 5th, 2020)
Please note that our office remains closed and our phone service will be limited until further notice.
We continue to process your applications as usual and will answer all emails as quickly as possible. Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding.
Parenthèse and CIEE confirm that all J-1 exchange programs are maintained. The language of the presidential proclamation is now publicly available and we can confirm that only individuals with immigrant visas are affected at this time. The executive order does not include restrictions on the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program.
The travel ban is still in order until May 11th, 2020. It appears that visa appointments are available as of June 1st.
For more information, please refer to CIEE’s website or contact us by email.