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Mar 14 2023

J-1 Exchange Visitors: Scholar categories

Spring 2023 Administrator Workshop Series

March 14, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Student Services Building, First Floor Conference Room A


1200 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607

Meet our J-1 Exchange Visitor Advisor Team! During this in-person workshop, OIS advisors will provide a review of UIC's J-1 scholar categories: Research Scholar, Short-term Scholar, and Scholar Student Intern. Please bring any case questions for discussion at the end of the session.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Overview of the category's requirements and terms
  • Invitation Process and timelines
  • Review of current forms and myOIS e-form processes
  • The importance of the Training and Placement Plan (DS-7002)
  • UIC resources
  • Post-invitation obligations

This workshop is open to UIC administrators whose work involves inviting J-1 EV Scholars to UIC and supporting them while on campus.

Registration is required for participation and is limited to UIC administrators. Please contact with any questions.



Office of International Services

Date posted

Dec 14, 2022

Date updated

Dec 15, 2022