On Department Letterhead:​

H-1B Temporary Worker Petition for [Applicant’s full name]

To the USCIS Adjudicating Officer:

This petition is for a (job title) position, which qualifies as a specialty occupation. It requires the theoretical and practical application of a body of highly specialized knowledge to fully perform the occupation and requires completion of a specific course of education culminating in a baccalaureate or higher degree in a specific occupational specialty.

In this case, the minimum degree required is a XXX degree (e.g. Ph.D., Master's, Bachelor's, etc.) in (List Two Field of Study, one of which must be the field listed on applicant's diploma/transcripts) or a related field.  This position requires (# ) years of related experience.

For Postdoctoral Fellow Research Associate and Faculty positions only: Include a Brief Job Description here (this document will serve as the main job description we send to USCIS, so be sure to adequately explain the job requirements).


[Name, Title of Appropriate Departmental Official]
[Department name]
[Name of School or College]