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Office of International Students & Scholars
6901 Willow Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Tel: (504) 865-5208
Fax: (504) 865-5209

Information for Tulane Departments and Admissions Guidelines

Thank you for visiting the Tulane Departments page. This is for hiring departments who wish to bring an international staff or faculty member to Tulane and admissions information.

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For Use by Admission Offices Only: For Admissions issues, please contact Belinda Villalobos at

J-1 Research, Short-Term Scholars and Professors: For assistance with J-1 questions, please contact Beth Nazar at, or 865-5208.

H-1B: For H-1B or TN issues, please contact Kate Hammons at, or 865-5208.

Required fees (to be paid by the hiring department):

$325 Application Fee: mandatory for all H-1B applications (including extensions) and any TN petitions filed by mail;
$500 Anti-Fraud Fee: mandatory for all new H-1B visas (change of status, transfer, etc);

Optional fees for the H-1B Visa:
$1225 Premium Processing Fee, for expedited processing requests;

Additional fee for H-4 dependent application (to be paid by the employee):
$290 (all family members are included) I-539 Application Fee;

All checks should be made payable to “U.S. Department of Homeland Security” and submitted directly to Tulane OISS.








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