Visiting Scholar-Applicants

Thank you for your interest in Missouri University of Science and Technology! We are delighted you are considering our university for your visiting scholar program. Please note that academic departments must initiate the process for bringing visiting scholars to the S&T campus. The J-1 applicant and the academic department each have separate forms to complete as part of this process. All forms must be submitted to the Office of International and Cultural Affairs (OICA) by the academic department.  

As a visiting scholar applicant, the first step in the DS-2019 application process is to complete the form, Bio Details and Section 212‌- (Form opens best in Google Chrome or Internet Explorer), and submit it to the inviting academic department.

First step

As a visiting scholar applicant, the first step in the DS-2019 application process is to complete the form, Bio Details/Sect 212 Form, and submit it to the inviting academic department.

Insurance

Please read about the insurance information requirement that you must fulfill upon arrival in the United States.

Additional Information

For additional information about the J-1 exchange visitor program, please refer to the following Department of State (DOS) common questions page.