Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Immigration Law: Home

Off Campus Access

Off-campus access is restricted to current Florida State faculty, students and staff.  You will be prompted to login with your FSU user name and password.

FSU Law Research Center

Stay Connected!

Bookmark and Share

 

Immigration Legal Research Introduction

Research Center Guides

CALI Lessons

Helpful Immigration Acronyms

BIA =  Board of Immigration Appeals

DHS = Department of Homeland Security

EOIR = Executive Office for Immigration Review

ICE =  Immigration and Customs Enforcement

IIRAIRA = Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigration Responsibility Act

INA = Immigration and Nationality Act

INS = Immigration and Naturalization Service

USCIS = U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service

There are also some useful online guides. Use "CTRL + F" to find a specific acronym within the document.

USCIS - Glossary: A glossary of highly used immigration terms sorted alphabetically.

FINDLAW.COM: A combined glossary of immigration terms and acronyms.

ILW.COM: A pdf list of acronyms.

Subject Guide

Amy Lipford's picture
Amy Lipford
Contact:
Assistant Director for Resources

Florida State Law Research Center

850.644.7488

We're Here to Help!

Click on a photo for contact information.

Elizabeth Farrell Clifford Margaret Clark's picture
Elizabeth Farrell Clifford Margaret Clark
Amy Lipford
Amy Lipford Kat Klepfer
Katie Miller
Quinterrion Waits Katie Miller
Katie Crandall's picture Dylan Dunn's picture
Katie Crandall Dylan Dunn
   
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.