Inviting Foreign Visitors

Foreign visitors are foreign nationals who visit, carry out research or work temporarily with the University of Alberta.

To invite a foreign visitor: 

  1. Determine whether your guest's circumstances matches one of the exempt categories on the Immigration Services page:
    http://www.hrs.ualberta.ca/HiringandManaging/Immigration/InvitingForeignVisitors/Exemptions.aspx

  2. If exemption does not apply, complete a Foreign Visitor Category Assessment Form (NOTE: this is a University of Alberta internal form):
    http://www.hrs.ualberta.ca/HiringandManaging/Immigration/InvitingForeignVisitors.aspx

  3. Copy (cc.) your correspondence to your Department of Physics human resources contact, Suzette Chan at suzette.chan@ualberta.ca.