NJCU welcomes visiting students. Please join us for an exciting experience in the cultural and financial center of the US- the New York Metro area. NJCU has exchange agreements with many universities around the world. Students from these partner universities who wish to come to NJCU as visiting students should take the following steps: 

  1. Meet with your home university advisor to confirm that you are eligible to participate in an exchange. 
  2. Once confirmed, prepare the online Exchange Student Data Form.
  3. Submit a copy of your university transcript by email to  
  4. If English is not the language of instruction at your university, submit a copy of TOEFL or IELTS scores by email to Click HERE  for English proficiency requirements.
  5. Submit proof of funding

Costs for exchange students vary depending upon the agreement between universities. Some students are responsible for resident tuition, but others have tuition waived. Please contact the Office of International Programs to confirm if your tuition is waived. Sponsors should prepare the Affidavit of Sponsorship and provide documentation of financial resources [bank statements or statement of income]. Submit proof of financial support by email to

Once we have received your documents, we will mail you a form DS2019 and information on applying for a J1 visa. Click HERE for additional information.