TN Mexican and Canadian Workers

To begin a case for UC Berkeley TN employment, be sure to have prior discussion with an Employment-Based Adviser at Berkeley International Office to determine if the TN is appropriate and applicable to the case. For questions about the TN classification and petition process, please contact:

For an overview of the TN classification and process, please see Information on TN Nonimmigrant Status for Canadians and Mexicans.

TN Forms and Handouts

Please use the forms and handouts listed below and note the date of the most current revesion. Due to frequent changes in laws and procedures, it is essential that you use the most current information. Discard all prior versions of these forms to avoid using outdated information.


 Forms and Handouts Revision Date
1.General InformationJanuary 2017
2.TN Request Checklist
January 2017
3.TN Employee Information Form
April 2014
4.TN Sample Employment Letter to CBP
January 2017
5.TN Petition Payment Memo
January 2017
6.USCIS instructions for Completing Form I-539 (for
Change of Status or Extension of TD Status)
Use USCIS current version
7.Form I-539 for Change of Status or
Extension of TD Dependent Status

Use USCIS current version
8.TN Interdepartmental Order Form (IOF)June 2016
9.Sample Certification of TranslationJanuary 2017