About Us


CIEE is the world leader in international education and exchange. For over 70 years CIEE has helped thousands of people gain the knowledge and skills necessary to live and work in a globally interdependent and culturally diverse world by offering the most comprehensive, relevant, and valuable exchange programs available.

CIEE is the oldest and largest U.S. Department of State-designated sponsor of the J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Programs. We are experienced, knowledgeable, and responsive. Our J-1 Professional Exchange Programs provide sponsorship in the following categories: Research Scholar, Professor, Short-Term Scholar, Specialist, Intern, & Trainee.

With decades of experience and a highly-trained staff, we’re ready to assist you and your clients at every stage of the J-1 application process with a complete menu of services that includes:

  • Sponsorship in six categories of J-1 professional visas
  • Issuance of the Certificate of Eligibility for J-1 visa (Form DS-2019)
  • Health insurance coverage for participants
  • Sponsorship of J-2 visas for qualified dependents
  • Unparalleled customer service including 24-hour emergency support
  • Research Scholar/Professor Transfers

Our J-1 visa experts are ready to chat with you today! Connect with us in chat, reach out via the contact information below, or submit an inquiry here and we will be in touch!


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Daniel Katyl

Account Manager

J-1 Professional Exchange Programs



AILA Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct

AILA is committed to providing a professional and productive learning environment for all participants and staff. As a result, all participants are expected to follow all stated meeting and event instructions and guidelines in order to maintain an atmosphere of professionalism, mutual respect, and collegiality. AILA members in particular are expected to adhere to the principles set forth in AILA’s civility code. The guidelines herein apply to all AILA virtual, webcast and online programming including but not limited to AILA conferences, seminars, online courses and roundtables.

All participants must comply with the following guidelines to participate in the virtual meeting and events:

Participants who do not comply or are in violation of any of AILA’s virtual meeting guidelines may be denied further access and participation at the discretion of event organizers. AILA is not responsible for reimbursement or refund if you are denied access or participation due to violation of AILA’s Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct.

Participants can contact conferences@aila.org with any questions or concerns related to AILA’s Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct.