Transferring Your SEVIS Record to Columbia (Scholar)
It may be possible to transfer your J-1 SEVIS record to Columbia for the remainder of the five-year limit if the following condition apply:
When To Transfer
Your transfer must be initiated by your current institution while you are still in status with an unexpired DS-2019.
How to Transfer
Send your sponsoring Columbia department the following documents:
Once your documents are received your department will confer with us to verify your eligibility for transfer.