New international students are students who have been admitted to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln but have not yet started classes.
- New Graduate Students:
For immigration purposes, "Transfer" applies to students who come to UNL from another academic institution in the U.S. (college, university, ESL program, or high school).
Once you've enrolled in classes and have begun your formal study program, you'll be a Current Student. It's extremely important to maintain your immigration status until you graduate!
- Maintain Your Status
- Travel for J-1 Students and their Dependents
- Employment Options for J-1 Students
- Information for J-2 Dependents
We keep your immigration documents on file for 7 years following completion of your program of study.