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:

  • Kaetlin Henry, Lead Advisor for Employment-Based Visas, (510) 643-1067(510) 643-1067,
  • Ally Martinez, International Scholar Advisor & Employment-based Advisor, (510) 643-4370, 
  • Leticia Menchaca, Employment-Based Case Coordinator, (510) 643-8308(510)

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 Discard all prior versions of these H-1B forms to avoid using outdated information.

 Forms and Handouts Revision Date
1.General Information2/14/2011
2.TN Request Checklist
3.TN Employee Information Form
4.TN Sample Employment Letter to USCIS
5.TN Petition Payment Memo
6.Guidelines for Completing Form I-539 for
Change of Status or Extension of TD Status
7.Form I-539 for Change of Status or
Extension of TD Dependent Status

expires 12/31/2015
8.TN Interdepartmental Order Form (IOF)2/14/2011
9.Sample Certification of Translation2/14/2013