This J1 visa guide provides valuable information for J1 students participating in the J1 visa program in the USA. It covers all the important J1 visa program details, including rules, requirements, application steps, finding internship/postdoc positions, getting a J2 work permit for dependents, getting a J1 visa waiver, switching from a J1 to an H1B, moving from a J1 visa to Green Card, renewing your passport, obtaining passport and OCI card for your child, etc.
Hello, I am Hina Singh!
I am a research scientist at the University of California, Riverside.
If you are a J1 visa holder please bookmark this page. I'm completely sure that my own experience will also be helpful for you. I'm not a lawyer, but I've gone through all these steps myself, and I'm here to support you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask, and I'll do my best to help.
These blogs are put in order so you won't forget anything. Just read them in the order they're listed, and you'll see a "Next" link at the end of each one.
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