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Bechtel Connect

Supporting Stanford’s international students, alumni, and scholars


Incoming and currently enrolled international students in F and J status

NEW STUDENTS: Please be aware that I-20 and DS-2019 requests for new students will not be possible to submit until March 2024. You will receive an invitation to submit your I-20/DS-2019 request as soon as possible.



Alumni currently on F-1 OPT, F-1 STEM OPT and J-1 Academic Training


J-1 Scholars

Visiting faculty, visiting postdocs, Visiting Student Researchers, visiting scholars, and postdocs

Faculty & Departments

Faculty and departments approving students' requests, hiring or hosting scholars, employees, and Undergraduate Visiting Research Interns (UGVRI)