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J-1 SEVIS Essentials Package Discount: Level I: Introduction to J-1 and Level II: Student Program Implementation

Start Date: March 13, 2020
End Date: April 16, 2020

Registration ends: February 28, 2020 12:00 am

Session Type: Workshop Package

Full Workshop : $789.00



  • PLEASE NOTE:  This workshop requires sufficient registration to run.  Please do not make non-refundable travel arrangements until it is confirmed on February 28th!
  • There is no Early Bird Discount on a Package.  A Package is the lowest rate available.  The Package Discount ends February 28th.
  • A certificate of completion is awarded  upon completion of the full J-1 Essentials Program (J-1 Level I and any J-1 Level II).

March 13th - J-1 Level I - Introduction to J-1 Exchange Visitor Status and Program Designation

This workshop has been created for those who seek a thorough introduction to J-1 Exchange Visitor Status and Program Designation because they are new to the duties of a responsible officer or because their institution is considering applying for J-1 program designation.  We will address issues such as:

  • Benefits of having a J program
  • J categories pertinent to academia
  • Regulations associated with each category
  • Your school’s responsibilities for maintaining a J program
  • Entering the U.S. in J-1 Status
  • Differences between J, F and H classifications

April 16th - J-1 Level II - Student Program Implementation

This workshop is designed for SEVIS Responsible and Alternate Responsible Officers who are at the Intermediate level of proficiency with a general understanding of the Exchange Visitor Program and SEVIS or who completed J-1 SEVIS Essentials – Level I.  A certificate of completion is awarded upon completion of Level I and any Level II.

  • Government issues
  • Program administration
  • Student sub-categories
  • Selection process and criteria
  • SEVIS and completion of the DS-2019 for a student
  • Visa issues
  • Pre and post information
  • Maintaining status
  • Travel
  • Extension
  • Transfers
  • Ending vs termination
  • Change of status
  • Correction of the record
  • Student employment

Trainer Name: Sal Longarino, Director, Office of International Services, Fordham University and Director of J-1 Training, IETS

Location: The Watson Hotel, NYC

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