Visa categories

• J1 :  Visiting non-degree undergraduate (Bachelor's level) and/or graduate (Master's level)
Exchange – undergraduate (Bachelor level only at IIT)
Research – non–degree graduate (Master's, PhD and/or Post-doctoral Level at IIT)

• F1 :  Degree-seeking – Undergraduate and/or Graduate (i.e. Bachelor's, Master's & Doctoral degrees)

• US Citizens/Permanent Residents : No visa to enter the US is required

For more information about visa procedures, visit the IIT International Center’s website.

Applying for a visa at the US consulate

• No application for a visa at the US consulate may be pursued until and unless the student has received a letter of acceptance from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago AND the required immigration form.
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