Family is important. That is why the Office of Global Services makes you aware of what documentation you will need when a family member accompanies you to the USA.

Whether you intern at a Fortune 500 or a start-up company, it is important for all J-1 student interns to understand how to maintain their status and apply for a visa.

Are you an international student participating in an exchange program with a government, organizational, or university sponsorship? If so, you will need to travel with a J-1 student visa.

All international students holding an F-1 visa or J-1 visa must check-in at the start of each new program of study. This is a USA government regulation for students to maintain their visa status. At Northeastern University, the Office of Global Services facilitates this online check-in process.

As a J-1 student intern, you will work on real projects and solve real challenges. But before you do, there are a number of requirements you have to meet.

If you are an international student, you will need a visa to study in the USA. Learn what the different types of visas are.