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International Student and Scholar Services

Scholar & Employees

J-1 Status

J-1 Exchange Visitors

The primary purpose of the J-1 exchange visitor program is to promote educational and cultural exchange between the United States and other countries. The exchange of professors and research scholars stimulates international collaborative teaching and research efforts and promotes the establishment of mutually beneficial relationships between institutions in the United States and those abroad.

Please refer to our J-1 Handbook for more information.