TN status provides work authorization for Canadian and Mexican citizens for professionals in "temporary" positions within the pre-approved fields included in the NAFTA treaty for up to three years at a time.
To be eligible for TN status the following conditions must be met:
Must be a "professional" (non-student, non-tenure track) position.
Must fall within a professional specialty listed in the NAFTA treaty.
Must require the degree specified for the professional specialty in the NAFTA treaty (usually a bachelor's degree).
Must agree to employ the TN while the TN is in the US in TN status.
Must possess the degree specified for the professional specialty in the NAFTA treaty (usually a bachelor's degree).
Must be a Mexican or Canadian citizen (Canadian Landed Immigrants are not eligible for TN status)
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information