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J-1 Employment


J-1 students in good standing are eligible for on-campus employment authorization, and employment is limited to 20 hours a week except for official school breaks and the student's annual vacation, when it may be full-time.  J-1 student status, on-campus employment must be authorized in advance by the J-1 Program Responsible Officer or Alternate Responsible Officer of the program that issued the DS-2019 as discussed in the J-1 visa regulations below:

22 CFR 62.23(g)(2)