General J1 Support Information

Navigating requirements for J1 Visa exchanges can be challenging, but there are many useful resources that can help.

Useful Links

Roger Williams University

Academic Schools & Departments
Intercultural Center
Student Health Services
Public Safety

Travel & Visa Links

J Exhange Visitors Legal Rights & Protections
Links to U.S. Embassies and Consulates
Visa Wait Times
Exchange Visitor (J) Visas - Overview
Applying for a J Visa
Required J Visa documentation
Visa Application forms - DS-156, DS-157, DS-158 etc.
Filing a SEVIS fee
Frequently asked questions about travel
U.S. Department of State website

Employment - Social Security & Tax Links

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Tax Forms
Form W-8BEN
Form 8233
Rhode Island tax information
Applying for a Social Security Card (pdf)

Other Links

Rhode Island Public Transportation (RIPTA) Bus Schedules
Rhode Island Department of Motor Vehicles