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Visiting Scientists
Arriving from Inside the U.S

Coming to NIH while you are already in the United States in J-1 status takes careful coordination and planning between your current J-1 Exchange Visitor Program Sponsor and the NIH Division of International Services (DIS). The steps below provide an overview of this process to assist you in this transition.

Steps to Follow:

number 1Confirm Start Date with DIS Immigration Specialist

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number 2Make Travel Arrangements

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number 3Report to DIS

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DIS Info 
Office Hours:
8:30 am-5:00 pm
Check-In Hours:
9:00 am Mondays
Walk-in Hours:
1:30pm-3:30pm Mon-Thurs
Phone:
301-496-6166
Fax:
301-496-0847 
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