iStart is Georgia State’s web portal to immigration services, requests and benefits for our international student, scholar and employee community. iStart is a comprehensive international data management tool with many benefits. Georgia State implemented iStart in March 2015.
International Employees and Researchers
To access e-Forms related to your J-1 or H-1B visa status, please login at istart.gsu.edu. Any e-Forms available to J-1 scholars are under the J-1 Scholar Services tab. In most cases, your department will have to request extensions.