Scholar Information Meetings (SIMs)
Newly arrived postdocs, professors, researchers, short-term scholars, and visiting student researchers are required to attend this meeting to validate their arrival in the U.S. Information on immigration regulations, travel, employment, resources for families, health insurance and other practical information will be discussed.
Your final immigration document review will be completed at the beginning of the meeting, so please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the meeting start time.
Bring the following:
- Passport admission stamp or paper I-94 card
- Above documents for accompanying family members
- Printout of completed Scholar Information Meeting Check-in Form
Schedule Spring 2019
Please attend the first scheduled meeting after your arrival in Berkeley. The meeting will last approximately 2 hours. You only need to attend ONE of the following meetings. Please see campus map for building locations.
|Wednesday, January 9th
||2 pm||International House Berkeley|
|Tuesday, January 15th||10 am||Lewis Hall, Room 100|
|Wednesday, January 30th||10 am||Unit 1, APR Room- Enter on College Ave. between Durant and Channing. APR room is on lower level down two flights of stairs|
|*SIM dates are updated every month*|