ECA Rolls Out New J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program Website

Today, The State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) launched a new J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program website.

The J-1 Exchange Visitor Program is a work and study exchange program created to further mutual understanding between the people of the United States and people of other countries.

The State Department hopes that the new website ( will greatly improve the online application experience.

The site also provides clear instructions on the J-1 Visa application process, as well as videos and interactive content.

According to the State Department, more than 350,000 J-1 visa visitors come to the United States each year, including high school and university students, researchers, physicians, and summer work travelers.

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