J-1 Students

As an J-1 student at NJIT it is your responsibility to ensure that you are complying with all U.S. federal regulations and requirements of your immigration status. If you have any questions about these requirements, contact the Office of Global Initiatives to ensure that you receive the most up to date and accurate information available. 

The purpose of the J-1 visa program is “to provide foreign nationals with opportunities to participate in educational and cultural programs in the United States and return home to share their experiences, and to encourage Americans to participate in educational and cultural programs in other countries.” (22 CFR 514.1(b))

Please review the information provided regarding J-1 Student Status and requirements carefully.