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VUMC’s Immigration Services Office coordinates the processing of employer sponsored non-immigrant (temporary work categories) and immigrant (permanent) petitions and applications.  Typical non-immigrant employment status includes: H-1B, TN, O-1, E-3 and J-1. 

Please visit the ISO’s webpage at for further information and contact details.

Prior to approval of any new Visa application (incoming foriegn nationals) or Visa renewals (for current VUMC employees), a Visa Deemed-Export Questionnaire ("VDEQ") must be completed by the department on behalf of the foreign national.

For questions and assistance with the employment visa process for VUMC, please contact:

VUMC Immigration Services:
Jessica Lucas Stroud - Immigration Consultant: 615-875-8472