OISS has prepared a listing of recent travel bans and restrictions, with links out to details here. The information listed here supersedes all other travel information listed below due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To monitor U.S. embassy closings or limited access please use the U.S. State Department website.
The information below is grouped according to travel related issues. You can also view visa specific travel information by going to the Immigration page and looking up travel information for F-1 students, J-1 Exchange Visitors and H-1B employees.
Leaving and Re-Entering the U.S.
Whether you are traveling to the U.S. for the first time or during your stay at Yale, review the information below carefully.
Traveling Within the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regulations requires you to have your valid passport with you at all times.
Your I-94 record (also known as the “Arrival/Departure Record”) is an extremely important immigration document. Please make sure you have a copy in print, on your phone or computer. Click here for more information.