J-1 Scholars
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Getting a Student Visa
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STEP 1: Welcome Letter & Required Forms
STEP 2: Form I-20 or DS-2019
STEP 3: Letter Accompanying I-20 or DS-2019
STEP 4: SEVIS Fee
STEP 5: U.S. Consulate Appointment
STEP 6: U.S. Entry
STEP 7: Reporting to the College
STEP 3: Letter Accompanying the I-20 & DS-2019
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Carefully review the instructions sent by your DSO (designated school official) or RO (responsible officer).
You will receive instructions from your International Student Advisor on how to apply for your F/J visa, how to obtain your F/J immigration status, and what you must do after you arrive. Carefully review this letter upon receipt and before you apply to the F-1/J-1 Visa.
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