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Even though this website is mostly aimed toward the Caltech and JPL international community, we also think that it may be informative and resourceful for those of you moving from another state or another city within the United States.

Starting a program at a new university or with a new employer can be at the same time exciting but also overwhelming, especially if it is your first venture to the United States.

The International Offices assist international students and scholars after an appointment to visit or work at Caltech/JPL has been offered and accepted. The International Offices cannot provide immigration assistance or answer inquiries prior to acceptance of a Caltech/JPL appointment

This relocation information will assist you and your family members both before you leave your home country and once you have arrived in Pasadena and are getting settled. 

If you need additional information, please contact
Barbara Avouac