Comments:Revision updated Policy Statement. Added definitions to assist with clarity of the policy. Update language related to Non-Immigrant employment authorizations.
The University of North Texas (University) employs immigrants and non-immigrants in accordance with the provision of the United States Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended, the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 and other federal laws and regulations. An individual who is not a citizen of the United States is protected from discrimination in hiring and employment under the provisions of federal law and the Texas Labor Code. Non-immigrants are eligible for the same employee benefits as immigrants in accordance with Federal and State law.