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Employment of Foreign Nationals


View policy pdf: Employment of Foreign Nationals Policy

Policy Statement

The employment and/or payment of nonresident foreign nationals shall be in compliance with all applicable federal laws and shall comply with all relevant visa restrictions.


Employees must provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States by completing the I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification form during the UGA Onboarding process. Read more about the I-9 process.

Additional contacts

Juan Jarrett, Human Resources, 706-542-2621
Office of International Education, 1324 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602


Responsible University Senior Administrator:  Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Policy Owner:

Policy Contact: Juan Jarrett

Phone Number: 706-542-2621

Additional Contact: Vickie Hogan

Phone Number: 706-542-6815

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