Once the employment-based category that will be pursued has been determined by the supervisor, department chair and OGS, the department and employee must complete the appropriate forms to begin the process. All request forms are available on our Forms website.
To initiate the Labor Certification process:
- Permanent Residency Request Form: Labor Certification (Teaching)
- Permanent Residency Request Form: Labor Certification (Non-Teaching)
If bypassing the Labor Certification process and filing under the Alien of Extraordinary Ability, Outstanding Professor/Researcher, National Interest Waiver categories, complete:
- Permanent Residency Request Form