J-1 Academic Training Video

Academic Training is the opportunity for J-1 students to apply knowledge gained in the program of study to off-campus work. AT is authorized by Graduate Programs. The video above will walk you through the AT application process. J-1 students are immediately eligible to apply for AT.

More information on J-1 Academic Training including forms, handouts, and frequently asked questions are available on the Office of Global Services – International Student & Scholar Services J-1 Academic Training webpage.

Please direct all questions and Academic Training forms to your Law Center international student advisor.

J-1 students working with post-completion Academic Training must submit an AT Request Form for each new or extended period of training. Requests must be received in Graduate Programs at least 10 days PRIOR to the expiration of the current DS-2019. All request forms must be accompanied by proof of health insurance as well as sufficient funds for living expenses.