All J-1 Scholars are required to notify International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) of the completion of their program. A J-1 scholar program will end when:
Scholars who will be completing their J-1 program should login to their iHawk account (click the blue login button) using their HawkID and password. Go to "J-1 Scholar Services" and complete the e-form "Completion of Program and Departure Notification." The UI department will then be asked to comment on the scholar's plans via electronic workflow.
Upon completion of a J-1 program, J-1 scholars have an additional 30 days to remain in the US for ‘cultural exchange’.
All scholars (paid and unpaid) will need to submit U.S. income tax forms. Please see the Tax Information page for details