New Mexico State University has issued a letter advising foreign students, faculty and staff not travel outside of the U.S. in case they cannot return to the states due to Trump’s executive order on immigration and refugees.

The following letter was sent out on Sunday, January 29, 2017 by Gary Carruthers, Chancellor at NMSU stating that all foreign students, staff and faculty should not travel due in part to Trumps recent executive order on immigration that bans refugees from entering the United States.

For more information email: or reach out to the International Student and Scholars Services at 575-646-2017.

Read the full letter below:

NMSU Letter
NMSU Letter 2

Most recently President Trump fired Attorney General Sally Yates earlier this week who according to the White House failed to impose the legal order.