UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA BARBARA
BERKELEY DAVIS IRVINE LOS ANGELES MERCED RIVERSIDE SAN DIEGO SAN FRANCISCO SANTA BARBARA SANTA CRUZ
( On Department / Institute Letterhead )
H1B REQUEST LETTER
U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services
California Service Center
P.O. Box 10129
Laguna Niguel, CA 92607-1012
Dear Immigration Officer,
This letter is in support of Dr./Mr./Ms. _______________________________'s request for H1B status. He/She has been
selected for a temporary appointment as a _____________________________________ in our Department/Institute.
The responsibilities and duties of this position are _____________________________________________________, and
_________________________________________________________________ and, as such, require the ________ degree,
Dr./Mr./Ms. not only has this degree (or the equivalent of this degree), but also has valuable background
__________________________________________________________________. Therefore, we hope that you will be able
to approve our request for the H1B classification.
The University will fully comply with the terms of the approved Labor Condition Application, and will provide for the
return transportation to the employee's last residence abroad if the employee is dismissed before the end date of the approved
period of H1B status.
Thank you for your assistance.
Department Chair/Institute Director