United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) petitions and fees

All affected applications and petitions received by USCIS must include checks made payable to U.S. Department of Homeland Security. All USCIS fees are subject to change without notice. 

Learn more about the international petitions and fees announced by USCIS.

I-129 Petition for Non-immigrant Worker (H1B or O1)

  • $460
  • paid by the hiring department

I-140 Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker

  • $700
  • paid by the hiring department

I-907 Request for Premium Processing Services

  • $1,225
  • paid either by employee or employer, depending on the timing of the filing

In addition, the following application fees, typically paid by students/scholars, also changed.

I-765 Application for Employment Authorization (F1 OPT or J2 employment authorization)

  • $410

I-539 Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status

  • $370

I-485 Application to Register Permanent Resident Status or Adjust Status

  • $1,140 with biometric fee