An individual who is studying in the United States, and pursuing a full course of study at a U.S. educational institution.
NOTE: A Student-Intern (also on a J-1 visa) is in the United States to receive training in his or her major field of study. Student-Interns are enrolled in at least a Bachelor’s-level degree program abroad. Please see our Student-Intern page for more information and how to apply.
The J-1 Student may be valid for the time required to complete a degree program or up to 24 months for non-degree programs.