Helpful Information

Sponsoring H-1B  Visas: Application Timeline


Hiring Foreign Nationals

To start the process of appointing a foreign national to Brandeis, host departments may first review the following:

Step 1: Verify Citizenship

The first step for departments working to appoint an international scholar at Brandeis is to verify their citizenship and obtain copies of their passport and other appropriate visa documents.

Step 2: Obtain Letter of Appointment

After verifying citizenship, please obtain a letter of appointment.  This can be obtained by determining the type or nature of the appointment.

Step 3: Notify the ISSO of Appointment

Complete ISSO Online Scholar Application - Department Portal