Overview

The ISSO is thrilled to have international scholars as part of the Brandeis community! 

To help answer your questions, the ISSO has prepared the following information:


Hiring Foreign Nationals

This information is for Brandeis University administrators who are in the process of hiring international scholars.


Prospective Scholars

This information is for individuals in the process of coming to Brandeis as a scholar on a J-1, H-1B, or other visa. 


Current Scholars

This information is for individuals currently employed by Brandeis who hold J-1, H-1B or another visa status, including those who are applying for or extending the H-1B visa.


The information provided by the ISSO pertains only to international scholars and department administrators at Brandeis University, as it reflects both immigration regulation and university policy. 

This information is not meant as a guide for international scholars and department administrators at other institutions.