J-1 Scholar Online Orientation
(orientation can be completed prior to arrival in the United States)

After completing the mandatory J-1 Orientation, please review, sign, and submit the Attestation Form confirming that you read and understood the requirements of your visa. 

The attestation form can be emailed to Tanya.Orndorff@utsa.edu or Diane.Palomo@utsa.edu

Scholar is required to meet with International Scholar Services Advisor once they arrive at UTSA to complete the immigration check-in requirement.  After check-in has been completed, International Scholar Services Advisor will validate the Scholar's record within the SEVIS system.

Required Check-In Documents
Medical Insurance including Evacuation and Repatriation Coverage (Request Visa Letter from Insurance Provider)
Dependents Documents If Applicable (All of the Above)
Personal Information Sheet