The University of Vermont employs or hosts several hundred foreign nationals in a range of non-immigrant visa categories. There are a variety of reasons that one category may be better than another in a given situation, so consulting the Office of International Education staff early is advised.
|Nature of appointment/visit||Non-immigrant visa categories|
|Short-term visitor – less than 9 days; receiving honorarium and/or reimbursement of expenses.|
|Short-term vistor – more than 9 days and less than 6 months. Reimbursement and/or payment for services, include salary.|
|Faculty, scholar or staff positions – (permanent, short-term, or full-time)|