Employment-Based Permanent Residence


Clear institutional policies and procedures are essential for employment-based lawful permanent residence. In this workshop participants will examine faculty and non-faculty employment-based permanent residency cases to define issues, review required forms and processes, and develop strong institutional policies.

Workshop Objectives

  • Describe the regulatory underpinnings of lawful permanent residence.
  • Follow a step-by-step process for evaluating employment-based sponsorship.
  • Recognize issues affecting the employment-based permanent residence process.
  • Initiate institutional policies for permanent residence sponsorship.


Experienced international student and scholar advisers and program administrators whose responsibilities encompass employment-based permanent residency issues for their institution.

Upcoming Dates

Join us at NAFSA 2018 in Philadelphia!
Sunday, May 27, at 8:00 a.m.