International Programs and Services

Host Departments for J-1 Scholars

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Academic departments are the main point of contact for J-1 scholars who research, study, and teach at Michigan Tech.The J-1 Exchange Visitor Program promotes the mutual exchange of ideas between Americans and foreign nationals and to stimulate international collaborative teaching and research efforts. The exchange of research scholars and professors encourages interchange, mutual enrichment and linkages between research and educational institutions in the United States and those of other countries.

If you are interested hosting a J-1 Scholar please refer to the information below titled Steps to Bring a J-1 Visitor to Campus. The resources below are designed to assist departments in inviting and hosting J-1 Scholars at Michigan Tech.

Email ips@mtu.edu if you have questions about official procedures.