The J1 Exchange Visitor Program, administered by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, was created to foster cultural and academic relationships between the United States and people from around the world. Drew university is approved to invite visitors in a number of different exchange visitor categories: Student (and sub-category of Student Intern), Short-term Research Scholar, Research Scholar, and Professor.

For more detailed information about the various programs, you may want to visit the J-1 Exchange Visitor website and for an overview of ECA’s activities around the world, please visit the Bureau’s site.

If you are interested in inviting an exchange visitor to Drew, please read the information provided on this page. Questions should be directed to Laura Arthur or Stephanie Bias, at International Student and Scholar Services.