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Fee Requirements

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H-1B Petition Filing Fee
$325 - This fee is for the filing of the petition and is made payable to the Department of Homeland Security.

Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee
$500 - This is a one-time fee that is made payable to the Department of Homeland Security.

University’s Immigration Legal Counsel Fee

  • A retained law firm processes the H-1B petition and the legal fees associated with the petition are based on the visa category. 

(Optional) Premium Processing Fee
$1,225 - Depending on the timing of the petition, it may be necessary to fast-track the petition with the Premium Processing option. 

  • The Premium Processing fee may be paid by the department or the employee.
    • The foreign national may choose to pay the Premium Processing fee if expedited processing is requested for personal reasons unrelated to employment.