International employees who begin their employment at Northern Kentucky University in a temporary work authorization status may want to seek employment-based U.S. legal permanent residence (also known as LPR, PR, and green card).
It is important that all recruitment and hiring be done in a way that meets the requirements for this process. Departments should contact International Student and Scholar Services. For a faculty position, contact the Office of the Provost at (859) 572-5788 for more information.
There are three steps in the process to establish LPR: