Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-1) Status (Form DS-2019)

What is Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-1) Status (Form DS-2019)?

Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-1) Status (Form DS-2019) meaning A Department of State-controlled document required to support an application for an exchange visitor visa (J-1) prepared by the program sponsor, which can only be produced through the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS).

 

reference: U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services – Glossary