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J-1 Scholars: Professors, Research Scholars, and Short-Term Scholars

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The J-1 Exchange Visitor Program (EVP) was developed by the Department of State to “increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchanges”. Through this program – foreign nationals may visit the U.S. temporarily to teach, lecture, study, observe, conduct research, consult, train, or demonstrate special skills. Clarkson University has been designated to facilitate the entry of foreign national to the U.S. for any of the activities listed above.

Additional information on about the Exchange Visitor Program can be found on the U.S. Department of State Exchange Visitor website.