Temple University is pleased to welcome international scholars and employees to the city of Philadelphia and Temple's campus. Temple University is very proud of its long tradition of involvement in fostering international education. The current faculty, staff, and students are always eager to have new faces and perspectives added to the foundation of the institution. International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is available to assist Temple University-sponsored international scholars and employees with immigration matters.

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Changing Status From J-1 Scholar to H-1B Specialty Occupation WorkerJ-1 Exchange Visitors in the Research Scholar or Professor Category may hold J Status for a maximum of 5 years. Go to this Sway