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Application Resources


Are you a potential J-1 intern or trainee?  A US company, institution or organization looking to host an international exchange visitor?  An immigration attorney representing a host company or individual foreign national interested in the J-1 visa?  The International Exchange Center is here to assist you in navigating the J-1 process. We provide resources to help you design the ideal training program to meet your needs.

Please note that all applications are now filed electronically; we no longer use paper applications.
Begin an application by clicking the green "Apply Now for Our J1 Program" button on the right.

Not sure if you qualify? Take the short survey just below the "Begin the Application" section on the right.


NEW: Introduction to the Online Application System
Writing a Dynamic Training Plan
DS 7002 Sample
Video Tutorial: How to Write a J-1 Training Plan
Participant Handbook

Tips on Finding a Host Site:

Tips on Finding a J-1 Internship in the US
Presentation: Grow Your Network to Find an Internship in the US