J-1 Forms & Procedures
Department will invite a J-1 scholar from abroad to the U.S.
Department will invite a J-1 scholar currently at another U.S. institution to Jefferson
Some scholars will need letters of confirmation from their supervisors when they travel abroad during their J-1 program. These letters may help to mitigate any problems during re-entry into the U.S. to continue their J-1 programs..
J-1 Out of
For scholars who must travel for a significant period of time outside the U.S. to do research connected with their J-1 program at Jefferson, the out-of-country form must be completed and returned to OIA before the J-1 scholar departs the U.S. This will ensure continual participation in the J program and may help mitigate any confusion with immigration upon return to the U.S.
The form is not required for any travel outside the U.S. for less than 30 days.