Employment-Based Immigration: First Preference EB1
You may be eligible for an employment-based, first preference visa if you have an extraordinary ability, are an outstanding professor or researcher, or are a multinational executive or manager. Michigan Tech has retained an attorney to assist with EB1 petitions. Each occupational category has certain requirements that must be met. You can view the category requirements on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security website.
Employment-Based Immigration: Second Preference EB2
You may be eligible for an employment-based, second preference visa if you are a member of the professions holding an advanced degree or its equivalent, or a foreign national who has exceptional ability. For categories and requirements visit the U.S. Department of Homeland Security website.
Requesting Honorarium Payment For International Visitor
Departments who invite international visitors to the University and wish to pay an honorarium, please follow the process outlined in our University Policies and Procedures.
- Bureau of Consular Affairs, Travel Abroad
- Foreign Entry Requirements (visa requirements for U.S. citizens traveling abroad)
- Travel Warnings
- U.S. Department of State
- U.S. Embassies and Consulates Worldwide
Visa Bulletin, a monthly publication by the Bureau of Consular Affairs, provides information regarding the cut-off dates which govern visa ability in the numerically limited visa categories and other immigrant visa related information.
Click here to learn about the 221g process and view responses to frequently asked questions.
Answers general visa questions are responded to here.