J-1 Scholar Request Procedures

J-1 Scholar Request Procedures

These procedures are for the Short-Term Scholar, Research Scholar, and Professor Categories ONLY.  A different procedure is used for J-1 Student Interns and is outlined on the J-1 Student Intern Application page.

Request Procedures

The request procedure and required support documents vary slightly based on what type of request the department is submitting.  The requirements for the different types of requests are listed below.


OIS Processing Time: Up to 10 business days from the receipt of a complete request.