FAQ: International Participants

Frequently requested information about visa-related matters and preparation for site destinations:

No. The B1 business visa is the appropriate travel document for international participants traveling to the United States to participate in our training program.


Contact us at sumprog@icpsr.umich.edu for your official letter of invitation. Please note that it is our policy to provide a letter of invitation only after you have registered for courses and submitted full payment of your registration fees.


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