Office of Global Engagement

Telephone: 706-542-2900

Click here for our FAQs Regarding Immigration Status and Services at UGA: Students | Scholars | H-1B Employees

The research and teaching missions of the University of Georgia are supported by the many international scholars, faculty and staff who come to Athens from around the world. Immigration Services is committed to assisting international scholars and employees by offering various immigration sponsorship options and information.

If you are a new or continuing international scholar, review the below for more information regarding pre-arrival planning and specific visa types available for sponsorship.

Incoming Visiting Scholars