International Scholars

Welcome to International Scholars Operations. This page contains information for potential, new, or continuing University of Washington academic personnel who require visa sponsorship. This information is organized by visa type. If you do not know what visa you are eligible for, please contact your sponsoring unit.

If you are a University of Washington unit administrator who needs information about how to sponsor visas for international scholars, please see our administrator International Scholars page. If you are a student at a foreign university who hopes to perform an internship at the University, please see the VISIT Program website. If you are a potential, new, or continuing international student at the University of Washington, please see the International Student Services website.