Updated: Oct. 9, 2012
Next update: Oct. 2013
This form reports the number of nonimmigrant admissions (I-94 only) by selected category of admission and region and country of citizenship by federal fiscal year (Oct. 1-Sept. 30). Nonimmigrant admissions refer to arrivals of persons who are authorized to stay in the United States for a limited period of time . Most nonimmigrants enter the United States as tourists or business travelers, but some come to work, study, or engage in cultural exchange programs. See the footnotes for a description of the categories and notes on countries. The source for these data is the Department of Homeland Security.