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The DS-2019, DS-7002, and your passport and entry visa are important legal documents.
Some visa holders are required to return home for at least two years after their program.
You may not be allowed to participate in other J-1 programs for 12 months after your student-intern program.
You must comply with visa regulations. Not doing so could result in the loss of legal status.
An extension is possible if your faculty mentor decides you need to continue your training activities.
You must follow these procedures to transfer to or from the University of Minnesota.
ISSS is required to notify SEVIS when a visitor ends their program, transfers, or changes visa status.
ISSS is a unit of the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance, the central international office for the University of Minnesota system.
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