Visa classifications chart

The Visa Classifications Chart is a reference guide to the visa classifications issued by the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS). This chart provides a summary of each visa classification; for more information please refer to the Accounting Manual Chapter, T-182-27, Taxes: Federal Taxation of Aliens (pdf) or contact your campus Office of Students and International Scholars Services.

If you have any questions or comments about this chart, please contact Alien Tax Services.

  • Visa Classifications Chart (pdf) 

    The following Visa Classifications are included in the chart: A-1, A-2, A-3, B-1, B-2, B-2 Prospective, C-1, C-2, C-3, D-1, D-2, E-1, E-2, F-1, F-2, G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, H-1B, H-2A, H-2B, H-3, H-4, I, J-1 Student, J-1 Scholar, J-1 Au Pair, J-2, K-1, K-2, L-1, L-2, N-8, N-9, NATO 1-6, NATO 7, M-1, M-2, O-1, O-2, O-3 , P-1, P-2, P-3, P-4, Q-1, R-1, R-2, S-5, S-6, S-7, TN Status, TD, WB, WT, Asylum Applicants, Asylees, Refugees, Public Interest Parole, Temporary Protected Status, Border Crossing Card, Pending Immigrants, Temporary Residents, Conditional Permanent Residents, Undocumented Aliens. 

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