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TN for Canadians and Mexican professionals under NAFTA

Qualified Canadian and Mexican citizens may seek temporary admission to the U.S. under the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to engage in activities at a professional level in one of the professions or occupations listed in the NAFTA treaty.  

To find out of an individual qualifies for TN status, please consult with OISSS.  

Brown University departments that have offered a position of employment to an individual wishing to apply for TN status should provide the employee with a TN support letter in addition to their official Brown University appointment/employment letter.  Please refer to the TN Sample Letter Template.