Visiting Scholars

      Visiting Scholars

      Sponsoring Visiting Scholars

      The J Exchange Visitor Program was developed to implement the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act (Fulbright-Hayes Act) of 1961. The overall purpose is to increase the mutual understanding between countries though educational and cultural exchanges.

      The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is currently authorized to host J Exchange Visitors in the following categories:

      • Student Non-Degree
      • Research Scholar
      • Short Term Scholar
      • Visiting Professor

      Please read throught the following documents for more information on inviting visiting scholars.

      General Information about the Visiting Scholar Program

      Workshops for Departments

      The CGE hosts a varity of immigration workshops for UW-Whitewater departments. Workshops for inviting visiting scholars can be scheduled by emailing Erika Cuevas at buchholzec24@uww.edu. In your email please indicate that you would like to have an Visiting Scholar Workshop along with possible dates and the number of expected attendees.

      Visiting Scholar Orientation

      Orientations for J Exchange Visitors are held the first and third Friday of every month from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Please bring the following documents to orientation:

      • DS-2019
      • Passport
      • I-94 Card

       

      Location

      Center for Global Education
      Hyland Hall, Suite 1227
      University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
      809 West Starin Road
      Whitewater, WI 53190

      Contact the Center

      Phone: 262-472-5759
      Fax: 262-472-1491
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      54.90.198.182
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