• Requesting a J1 Scholar & Department Responsibilities:

    Please contact to receive training and instructions for J-1 Scholar requests.  Once you've received training, you will be sent a link to the online J1 Scholar Request form.

  • Sample English Assessment:

    Sample English Assessment.pdf

    If proof of English proficiency is being provided in the form of an interview, this Sample English Assessment may be used as a template.

  • J-1 Scholar Notice of Departure Form:

    Scholar Early Departure Form.pdf

    This Departure Form allows GEO to update an International Scholar's DS-2019. It is for Exchange Visitors (Professor, Short-term Scholar, Research Scholar, or Specialist) at UNM who are planning to leave the University more than two weeks before the program end-date on their DS-2019.

  • J-1 Scholar Out of Country Record Form:

    Scholar Out of Country.pdf

    The Out of Country Record form is for those scholars who will be leaving the U.S. for more than 60 days but less than 1 year in agreement with the department to pursue the objectives of the exchange program. The SEVIS record remains ACTIVE. The Out of Country record form explains the procedure for obtaining authorization from GEO to create an Out of Country record. It must be signed by both the scholar and the department, and accompanied by the J-1 Scholar Notice of Departure form and a letter from the department on department letterhead explaining how the program activities to be completed outside of the country are a continuation of the initial J-1 program objectives.