The Department of State Waiver Review Division's FAQ on INA 212(e) waiver issues addresses the following topics:

  • Types of J Waivers
  • No Objection Statements
  • Interested U.S. Government Agencies
  • Persecution
  • Exceptional Hardship
  • State Department of Health, CONRAD Waivers
  • Extensions of J-1 Status
  • Dependent Spouses and Children/J-2 Questions
  • Question Concerning Exchange Visitors who do not return home but move to another country, i.e. Canada
  • Processing Fee Questions
  • Processing Times
  • Status Inquiries
  • Final Determination of Waiver Applications
  • Advisory Opinions
  • Skills List Questions
  • Miscellaneous Questions