OISS advises university departments and units on procedures related to the hiring of foreign nationals. OISS files petitions with the Department of Labor, Department of State and the US Citizenship & Immigration Service to sponsor international faculty and staff for J-1, H-1B and lawful permanent resident status.

Please choose the following that applies to you:

1. Current UNCW faculty member inviting an international scholar to UNCW?

2. J-1 Scholar who received an invitation from a UNCW faculty?

3. UNCW Employee who is hired under the H1B visa?

4. Tenure-track faculty member who is pursuing Lawful Permanent Resident Status?