Before a DS-2019 is issued, UCLA must be satisfied that prospective exchange visitors have sufficient funds to carry out their primary activities at UCLA. The table below shows the current minimum amounts required to qualify for J-1 status at UCLA.
New rates effective August 2, 2016:
The source of the funds must be indicated on the IAP-66 application form.
|Name of Source||If the Exchange Visitor will|
|International Organization||Receive direct funds from organizations such as the UN, UNICEF, etc.|
|Home Government||Be funded by an agency of the EV's government.|
|Other Organizations||Be paid by a private organization, university or foundation in the US or abroad|
|Personal Funds||Use personal or family funds, sabbatical salaries, etc.|