This form is used to collect the information necessary to support J-1 Exchange Visitors as they join the Amherst community. This form should only be filled out by:
- individuals hired as Language Assistants by the French, Spanish, German, and Russian Departments, or
- students attending Amherst College as part of an exchange program
Your DS-2019 cannot be issued until all mandatory fields in this form are completed and you have submitted the form. Be certain that the information provided here is identical to the information contained in the passport that you will be using to travel to the United States.