Information Links

Immigration resources including U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Labor, J-1 waivers, and EB-5 investor visas.

U.S. CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES

USCIS Home Page
http://www.uscis.gov/

Forms, Fees and Biometrics
http://www.uscis.gov/forms
http://www.uscis.gov/fees
https://www.uscis.gov/forms/forms-information/preparing-your-biometric-services-appointment

Find a USCIS Office
http://www.uscis.gov/about-us/find-uscis-office

USCIS Online Case Status
https://egov.uscis.gov/casestatus/landing.do

USCIS Processing Times
https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/processTimesDisplay.do

Laws, Regulations and Guides
http://www.uscis.gov/laws

Online Change of Address (AR-11)
https://egov.uscis.gov/coa/displayCOAForm.do

Lawful Permanent Resident Rights and Responsibilities
https://www.uscis.gov/green-card/after-green-card-granted/rights-and-responsibilities-permanent-resident/rights-and-responsibilities-a-green-card-holder-permanent-resident

Naturalization Study Guides
https://www.uscis.gov/citizenship/learners/study-test

 

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE

Department of State Home Page
http://travel.state.gov/

U.S. Embassies, Consulates, and Diplomatic Missions
http://www.usembassy.gov/

Visa Bulletin
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/legal/visa-law0/visa-bulletin.html

Visa Reciprocity Tables and Country Documents Finder
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/us-visas/Visa-Reciprocity-and-Civil-Documents-by-Country.html

Visa Wait Times
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/us-visas/visa-information-resources/wait-times.html/

Travel Warnings, Consular Information Sheets and Public Announcements
http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/alertswarnings.html

 

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Foreign Labor Certification Home Page
http://www.foreignlaborcert.doleta.gov

PERM and Prevailing Wage Determination Processing Times (Click on Processing Tab in Center of Page)
https://icert.doleta.gov/

Prevailing Wage Data
http://www.flcdatacenter.com/

Occupational Outlook Handbook
http://www.bls.gov/ooh/home.htm

Occupational Information – O*NET
https://www.onetonline.org/

 

J-1 WAIVERS

J-1 Waiver Information
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/us-visas/study/exchange/waiver-of-the-exchange-visitor.html

J-1 Waiver Review Application
https://j1visawaiverrecommendation.state.gov/

J-1 Waiver Status Check
http://j1visawaiverstatus.state.gov/

Health Professional Shortage Areas Database
https://data.hrsa.gov/tools/shortage-area

Medically Underserved Areas/Populations Database
http://muafind.hrsa.gov/

FFIEC Geocoding System (to obtain census tract information for a particular address)
https://geomap.ffiec.gov/FFIECGeocMap/GeocodeMap1.aspx

 

EB-5 Investor Visa Resources

EB-5 Program Basics
https://www.uscis.gov/eb-5

EB-5 News
http://eb5news.com/