International Scholars

The University of West Florida encourages a diverse academic environment.

International Scholar Sponsorship at the University of West Florida

The International Student Office assists with the sponsorship of visiting scholars, professors, and researchers. The International Student Office prepares immigration documentation and conducts regulatory advisement. 

Please see the Memorandum on J-1 Visiting Scholars for information on the process for requesting visiting scholars.

Please complete the the J-1 Visiting Scholar Request Form to host a scholar at a department.

International scholars are required to provide proof of health insurance coverage. Please see Insurance for more information.