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 Fingerprints
http://www.uscis.gov/forms
http://www.uscis.gov/fees
http://www.uscis.gov/forms/fingerprints

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

USCIS Online Case Status
https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/Dashboard/CaseStatus.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

 

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
http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/law-and-policy/bulletin.html

Visa Reciprocity Tables and Country Documents Finder
http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/fees/fees-reciprocity-tables.html

Visa Wait Times
http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/general/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 Processing Times (Click on PERM 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

 

J-1 WAIVERS

J-1 Waiver Information
http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/study-exchange/student/residency-waiver.html

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

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

Health Professional Shortage Areas Database
http://www.hrsa.gov/shortage/

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

FFIEC Geocoding System (to obtain census tract information for a particular address)
http://www.ffiec.gov/Geocode/

EB-5 Investor Visa Resources

EB-5 Program Basics
http://www.uscis.gov/working-united-states/permanent-workers/employment-based-immigration-fifth-preference-eb-5/eb-5-immigrant-investor

EB-5 Regional Center Information
http://www.uscis.gov/working-united-states/permanent-workers/employment-based-immigration-fifth-preference-eb-5/eb-5-regional-center

Mississippi Development Regional Center
http://eb5inmississippi.com/

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

List of Agencies by State permitted to designate TEAs
http://www.impactdatasource.com/eb-5/state-agencies-teas/