J-1 STUDENT EMPLOYMENT
There are two general types of J-1 student employment. Please read the following information carefully.
Eligibility and Application Requirements
- Before starting to work, you must first obtain approval in writing from the J-1 Responsible Officer who represents your J-1 sponsor and issues your Form IAP-66.
- For students with Purchase IAP-66 Forms, the Response Officer is at SUNY-Buffalo.
- Before approval, your J-1 Responsible Officer is required by regulation to evaluate the proposed employment in the context of your program and your personal circumstances, and then decide its appropriateness.
Correspondence with SUNY-Buffalo is handled through Purchase International Student Services.