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J-1 SEVIS ESSENTIALS Professor/Scholar – Wednesday, June 12, 2024

J-1 SEVIS ESSENTIALS Professor/Scholar – Wednesday, June 12, 2024


About this course

Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2024

10:00 a.m. EST – 4:30 p.m. EST

Conducted via Zoom 

This workshop will focus on the J-1 Professor/Scholar categories and will address:

  • J-1 Program Administration
  • Professor, Research Scholar, Short term Scholar and Specialist categories
  • Differences among these categories
  • Selection process and criteria
  • 212(e) and Skills List
  • 12 month and 24 month bars
  • Pre and post arrival information
  • Required orientation and insurance
  • Maintaining status
  • Travel
  • Extension
  • Transfer
  • Occasional Lectures
  • Correct the record and reinstatement
  • Waivers
  • J-2 dependent
  • Annual report
  • SEVIS and recent Version Updates
  • Gray area issues implementing J programs and policies
  • Update on Department of State issues



Can I just enroll in a single course? I'm not interested in the entire specialization.

Yes you can.

What is the refund policy?

We issue a full refund if you cancel your course one week before the start of the course in question.

What background knowledge is necessary?

No background is necessary.

Do I need to take the courses in a specific order?

It is not necessary to take the courses in a specific order. If you are new to the P/DSO and A/RO positions, it is recommended that you enroll in each level consecutively.


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