The Office of Human Resources provides employment information and visa applicant support to foreign national faculty, researchers, scholars, and individuals in certain specialty occupations, primarily in the visa categories listed below.
Please Note: Valid work authorization is required for anyone providing services to UT Dallas. Individuals providing services without valid work authorization are in violation of their visa.
Nonimmigrant Status - Temporary Visa
Immigrant Status - Permanent Visa
- Employment-based requiring exceptional job skills
US Department of Labor regulations prevent employers from allowing foreign nationals to volunteer in positions that are usually compensated. Foreign nationals who are awaiting the necessary employment authorization or whose work authorization has expired are not allowed to serve as volunteers.
|AR-11||Alien’s Change of Address Form (or update online)||Applicant|
|DS-160||Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application||Applicant|
|DS-2019||Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-1) Status.||Human Resources|
|ETA-9035||Labor Condition Application - LCA (H-1B, E-3)||Human Resources|
|I-9||Employment Eligibility Verification Form||Applicant and Human Resources|
|I-94||Arrival/Departure Record||Customs and Border Protection Officer or Port of Entry|
|I-129||Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker (H-1B, E-3, TN)||Human Resources|
|I-131||Application for Travel Document||Attorney|
|I-140||Petition for Employment-based Immigration (EB-1 and EB-2)||Attorney, with support from UT Dallas|
|I-485||Application to Register Permanent Residence or to Adjust Status (Application for “Green Card”)||Attorney|
|I-539||Application (of Dependent) to Change/Extend Nonimmigrant Status||Applicant’s Dependent|
|I-765||Application for Employment Authorization - Employee Authorization Document||Applicant’s Dependent|
|I-797||Approval Notice; Issued when an application or petition is approved||US Citizenship and Immigration Services|
Please contact the International Student Services Office (ISSO) for F-1 visas and J-1 visas pertaining to students.
Please contact [email protected] for immigration assistance or any other visa status.