J-1 Visas in New York
If you want to obtain a J-1 Visa Waiver in New York, here’s what you need to do:
- Start your job search about 18 months prior to when you want to start working.
- Find a job at an eligible J-1 site in our state. You can search for J-1 eligible jobs on 3RNET. Start your J-1 job search in New York now.
- Connect with the J-1 contact to ask questions and learn about additional steps you may need to take.
In New York the Conrad 30 J-1 Waiver program is open to all specialties. Physicians must agree to practice, or serve populations residing, in federally designated underserved areas in New York State for three years if granted a waiver and H-1B visa by U.S. Immigration and Citizenship Services.
The New York State Program Information Bulletin and application materials can be found at: http://www.health.ny.gov/professionals/j-1_visa_waivers/
J-1 Visa Contact in New York:
New York State Department of Health