O-1 Visa

O-1 Visa Articles

  • O-1 Visa Processing Time Cover Photo

    O-1 Visa Processing Time | Renewal & Premium Processing

    Published on September 04, 2022

    If you qualify as a foreign worker with extraordinary achievements, then there’s a good chance you want to know everything there is to know about your prestigious visa including how long it will take. While the official O-1 visa processing time is relatively short, there are some other things to take into consideration when planning…

  • O-1 Visa FAQs

    O-1 Visa FAQs | Workers of Extraordinary Ability

    Published on May 20, 2020

    Who should obtain an O-1 visa? The O-1A and the O-1B Visas are specifically designed for foreign nationals with extraordinary abilities in the fields of science, business, art, athletics, motion pictures, education, or television who wish to work for a company within the United States. Each type of visa requires specific evidence of achievement in…

  • O-1 Visa Fees 2020

    O-1 Visa Processing Fees 2020 | Extension, Petition, Refund

    Published on April 28, 2020

    One of the most prestigious visas available is the O-1 visa for people with extraordinary ability. The requirements may be strict, but the advantages are many. For those that qualify, you may be wondering how much this coveted visa will cost you. To find out what the O-1 processing fees will be for 2020, keep…

  • O-1 Visa Extension

    O-1 Visa Extension | How to Apply & Requirements

    Published on April 11, 2020

    As a non-immigrant in the U.S., you have a limited time to complete the purpose of your trip before you reach the date on your Form I-94. As an O-1 visa holder, you are visiting the United States as someone with extraordinary abilities in business, science, education, athletics, or the arts.

  • Maintaining O-1 Visa Status

    Maintaining O-1 Visa Status

    Published on March 15, 2020

    An O-1 visa for nonimmigrants is an extraordinary abilities visa. This means it is meant for gifted individuals who are entering the United States to work, study, or perform. An O-1 Visa affords you some special benefits when visiting the U.S. However, while maintaining O-1 Visa status, you must be sure to follow important guidelines.

  • O-1 Visa For Computer Scientists and Software Engineers

    O-1 Visa for Computer Scientists and Software Engineers | Criteria and Process

    Published on December 17, 2019

    U.S. work visas are designed for different categories of people based on their skills and background, and it is best that each applicant chooses the one that best aligns with his or her career goals and aspirations. If you are a computer scientist or a software engineer, the O-1 visa may be the perfect fit…

  • Can I Work For Multiple Employers on an O-1 Visa_

    How to Work For Multiple Employers on an O-1 Visa?

    Published on December 06, 2019

    The opportunity to work for multiple employers is one of the most advantageous perks of the O-1 visa. While many people are aware of this, only a few understand how it really works. How exactly can an O-1 visa holder work for more than one employer? This article gives you an in-depth breakdown of the…

  • O-1 Visa RFE

    O-1 Visa RFE

    Published on December 03, 2019

    It has now become an increasingly common trend for the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to issue Requests for Evidence (RFEs) for documentation supporting the O-1 extraordinary ability criteria. No matter how eligible you may be, failure to provide a strong argument as a response to your O-1 visa RFE may result in…