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J-1 Scholars

The University of Rochester welcomes hundreds of scholars every year in the following J-1 categories:

  • Research Scholar
  • Professor
  • Short-Term Scholar

In 2011 alone, over 300 J Scholars from 45 countries were actively engaged in academic and cultural exchange.

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J-1 Scholar Program Contacts

The Scholar Services staff listed below look forward to working with incoming and current J-1 scholars and their department representatives.

Lesley (Sumie) Jacoby, Sr. Immigration Advisor
For J-1 researcher, professor, and short-term scholar programs
Phone: (585) 275-2929
Fax: (585) 244-4503
Email: sumie.jacoby@rochester.edu
Address: 213 Morey Hall, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627

Dawn-Chamane Bush, Scholar Immigration Assistant
For general questions and to schedule J-1 Scholar Check-Ins
Phone: (585) 276-3254
Fax: (585) 244-4503
Email: scholars@iso.rochester.edu
Address: 213 Morey Hall, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627