The section provides information to UW-Madison faculty and staff about enrollment requirements and employment options for F-1 and J-1 visa-holding international students.

If you have a questions or would like an ISS staff member to present on these topics to your department, please contact ISS.


J1 Non-Degree Research Interns

Please note that as of May 11, 2017, ISS ended the J-1 Non-Degree Research Pilot Program. Faculty and staff wishing to bring undergraduate students to campus for the purpose of research or lab work should contact International Faculty and Staff Services for assistance.  Information on bringing J-1 scholars to campus can be found on IFSS’ website: https://www.ohr.wisc.edu/ifss/imminfo/JScholar/Jscholarindex.htm