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Legal Permanent Residence

Northwestern University sponsors foreign nationals on nonimmigrant visas for Legal Permanent Resident (LPR) status.

Also known as green card, Legal Permanent Resident (LPR) permits foreign nationals and their dependents to permanently remain and be employed in the United States. Departments assume the role of a sponsor and all the responsibilities associated with the process.

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Learn more about Legal Permanent Residence including LPR categories and the internal Northwestern LPR process.