The Catholic University of America

Resources, Forms & Checklists


Student and Exchange Visitors

ICE SEVP web page for Schools and Programs

CUA International Student and Scholar Services resource page


Employment Information

 Basics of Hiring Foreign Nationals, Presentation by Laura Simkiss, International Student and Scholar Services, January 2019. 

NAFSA  Resource Library: Form I-129 Export Control Attestation Practice Resource

This is a very helpful overview with links to documents such as a checklist/screening tool published by LSU

NAFSA What Employers Should Know about Hiring International Students 

(has rules on FICA tax)

Student Exception to FICA tax (IRS info page)

Alien Liability for Social Security and Medicare Taxes of Foreign Teachers, Foreign Researchers, and Other Foreign Professionals, IRS Publication  


Nuts and Bolts: International Tax for Persons in F-1 and J-1 Visa Status: NASFA Conference October 2012 

Washington and Lee University Export Control Guidelines. 

NACUANOTES Export Compliance During the Visa Application Process (Feb. 11. 2011)

I-9 Audit Checklist Provided Courtesy of Russell C. Ford, Graham Adair
This document can be used to prepare for a visit by Homeland Security.



NAFSA Regulatory Information: This section of the Association of International Educators web site assists advisers by making law and guidance resources available. It includes the very latest on all SEVIS and other immigration related issues.

NACUANOTE Ten Key Immigration Concepts for College and University Counsel*





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