UMD: A Globally Connected University

J-1 Workshop 

J-1 Workshop 

The workshop covers the purpose and background of the J-1 Exchange Visitor program, including the various categories of the program and the eligibility and processing requirements for each.  Specific topics will include: 

·         What is the J-1 program?

·         An overview of the J-1 categories: Researcher, Professor, Short-term scholar

·         Responsibilities of the J-1 visitor

·         Responsibilities of the department hosting the J-1 visitor

·         English Proficiency Requirements and testing options

·         How to process a J-1 request, including a broad overview of PHR and export control

 ·         Online Check-in and Orientation

 Tuesday, September 8, 9:30 am - 12:30

Presenters: Emily Markes, Mimi Lemma and Siemy Khan

Moderator: Ashley Reynolds

Click Here to Register