Eastern Illinois University Logo

J-Visa Advisement


Director Position Announcement

Prospective Students

Admitted students

Current Students

Intensive English Program

Cost of Study

Financial Assistance

Forms and Documents



Faculty & IEC

Brochures in Other Languages

Live Chat

EIU Global

Staff Directory

Office of International Students and Scholars


This section of the website is dedicated to giving students, scholars and their dependents on a J-visa vital information to ensure that their time studying inside the US is an excellent experience. Listed below are the documents to help you maintain your visa status. Please do not hesitate to call the office and make an appointment at (217)581-2321 or send an email to international@eiu.edu


Maintaining Your Status for J-1 Students

Maintaining Your Status for J-1 Scholars

Employment for J-1 Students, Scholars and J-2 Dependents