International Scholars

Pre-Arrival Information
Obtaining Your Visa | Entering the U.S. | Housing

Health Insurance
J Exchange Visitor Insurance Requirements | Suggested Health Insurance Companies

All scholars must attend orientation upon arrival.  Register by email:  Bring immigration documents, local address, U.S. phone number, and proof of health insurance for you and all J-2 dependents.

J-1 Immigration Advising Hours
Mondays & Tuesdays 1:30-4:30 pm 
Thursdays & Fridays 9:30-11:30 am
Marquis Hall Room 110
940-565-2195 |
Our office is open from 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday through Friday for document pick-ups and requests. Advising is only available during the hours listed above.

Travel Endorsements for J Visa Holders | Travel to Canada, Mexico and Contiguous Islands

Extending Your DS-2019 Please contact your department about extending your program.

Employment Resources
Social Security for J-1 and J-2 Visa Holders | Incidental Employment for J-1 Scholars

J-2 Dependent Resources
J-2 Dependents | J-2 Dependent Employment

Information for Departments
Inviting a J-1 Exchange Visitor

UNT International Events Calendar | UNT Calendars

J World Newsletter
Spring 2018 | Fall 2017 | Spring 2017 | Fall 2016

Leaving UNT
Transfers  | Ending Your Program