Programmgebühren

J-1 Exchange Visitor Programmgebühren

Intern Category

Period

Program Fee

Up to 3 months

$700

4 to 6 months

$800

7 to 9 months

$900

10 to 12 months

$1000

Trainee Category

Period

 Program Fee

Up to 3 months

$900

4 to 6 months

$1200

7 to 12 months

$1500

13 to 18 months

$1700

Priority Processing


DS-2019 issued within 2-5 business days after receipt of completed paperwork - 
non-refundable.

(Please note that, due to high demand, this service is not always available.)

$500

Other Visa Related Fees

Please note: The fees below are for additional services. 

Extension of Program
Please note that an extension request has to be submitted through the website no less than 4 weeks before the original program end date.
Please note the maximum program durations: up to 12 months total within J-1 Internship Program and 18 months total within J-1 Trainee Program
 
$500

J-2 Visa per dependent

$400

Replacement of a lost DS-2019 (includes domestic shipping costs)

$100

Amendment of DS-2019 (includes domestic shipping costs)

$100

Late Travel Validation Letter

$100

Late Check-In Form

$150
Site Visit (not including travel costs)

For Host Companies that do not meet minimum employment/financial levels.
 
  • New York City
  • Other Areas of the U.S.
 




$100
$150
Mailing*
  • Traceable mailing international (2-3 days)
  • Traceable mailing within the U.S. (regular mail)
  • Last-minute address changes on mailing label
 

$50
$25
$25

 *mailing fees are subject to change, depending on provider's fee policy

Refund Policy:

In the event of a program cancellation, the following refund policy will be in effect: (1) If a J-1 visa application has been submitted, but the DS-2019 has not yet been issued to the participant, the J-1 Visa regular service fee will be refunded minus a $200 administrative fee. (2) Once the DS-2019 has been issued to the participant, only 50% of the J-1 Visa regular service fee will be refunded. (3) If a participant has already received the J-1 Visa from a U.S. Consulate, no refund of the regular service fee will be given. (4) If the DS-2019 has been issued to the participant, but the J-1 visa was denied by the U.S. Consulate, only 50% of the J-1 Visa regular service fee will be refunded. (5) If the DS-2019 has been issued to the participant, none of the priority processing fees will be refunded.

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