Temple University International Student and Scholar Services

International Student and Scholar Services
Students in J-1 Exchange Visitor (STUDENT) Status

Overview of Regulations Affecting International Students In J1 Non-immigrant Student Status

The information on this web site is provided as an overview of the regulations that affect non-immigrant students in J-1 Exchange Visitor Status. Individuals for whom Temple University issued form DS-2019 should contact an advisor in the Office of International Services with questions regarding employment, extensions, etc. Individuals who have had their DS-2019 issued by another organization need to contact their sponsors regarding extensions and employment authorization. Additional information regarding the J-1 Visa Program can be found on the U.S. Department of STate's web site at http://exchanges.state.gov/education/jexchanges/