Immigration Resources

The following websites have been identified for their reliable information on immigration related matters:

I. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
http://uscis.gov

  • Under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) it is the gateway to the latest in immigration news and links for specific current topics of interest. It is an excellent user-friendly site.
  • USCIS Laws & Regulations page
    Provides information on laws, regulations, interpretations on immigration law, and how laws and regulations are developed.
  • USCIS Forms and Fees page
II. U.S. Department of State (DOS)
http://www.state.gov/
  • Contains information on the electronic data collection and reporting on non-immigrant students/visitors and exchange visitors in the F, M, and J visa categories
http://j1visa.state.gov
 
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/us-visas.html
 
http://exchanges.state.gov/non-us
 
III. U.S. Department of Homeland Security
http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic
  • Has links to all 22 of its agencies, and provides information on immigration and border management, and the U.S. VISIT program, set up to expedite the entry/exit process for foreign nationals.
http://www.dol.gov
  • Has information for prevailing wage, H-1B and PERM.
 
V. U.S. Department of Treasury, Internal Revenue Service
http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/faqs/index.html#13
  • Has information for aliens with tax obligations using a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) format. It also includes a link to immigrants and social security.