Archive for the ‘ Adjustment of Status’ Category

Visa Waiver Program

The Visa Waiver Program is a program the US has set up that allows most citizens from certain countries to travel to the US for tourism or business up to 90 days without the need for a visa. To travel on Visa Waiver, each traveler must have Travel Authorization through the Electronic System for Travel […]

What’s the Adjustment of Status Cost in 2018?

This is one of our frequently asked questions that we get on a daily basis. “What are the costs of the adjustment of status in 2018?” The USCIS filing fee of the adjustment of status at the moment is at $1,140 plus an $85 biometrics fee, which gives you a total of $1,225. That includes […]

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Can My Boyfriend Adjust Status on an Expired Tourist Visa?

Julia asks: “My future husband and I want to get married, he’s already in the USA his tourist visa has expired and I have no idea what we need to do. I’m a US citizen and he is from Dominican Republic.” We get asked this question quite a bit and generally a foreign national is […]

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How Soon After I Marry a US Citizen Can I Become a Citizen?

Larissa asks: “How soon after you marry US citizen can you get citizenship? It might be surprising for you to know that your marriage date is completely irrelevant and has nothing to do with it. What does determine when you can get US citizenship is when you receive your green card and if you receive […]

How Do I Marry a US Citizen While on a Student Visa and Legally Stay in the US?

Moving on next question comes from Marlin. “And I’m currently in the United States on a student visa and want to marry my boyfriend a US citizen. What visa do I need and how do I get it?” We get this question quite a bit and first and foremost just let you know a visa […]

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How Do I Get My Colombian Fiancé to the USA?

Next question comes from John. I met a girl in Columbia last year on vacation. We’ve been building a relationship over the last year and decided we want to tie the knot. How do I get her to the United States to live with me? Well, since you said live with you, I’m not assuming […]

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Why is NOA2 Taking Longer than We Estimated?

This question comes to us from Instagram. “My husband and I have been waiting seven months for the migration application. You guys said it would take three to five months. Why are we in month seven and have not received migration response?” First and foremost, let me make something clear with RapidVisa. We have no control […]

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Am I Required to Adjust Status Within 90 Days on a Fiancé Visa?

“Do I have to file adjustment of status within 90 days of my arrival in the United States?” The short answer is no. When you come into the United States on a K-1 Fiance Visa you must marry within 90 days. That the important timeframe to remember but you can file for adjustment of status […]

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How Do I Qualify For the RapidVisa Payment Plan

How do I qualify for your payment plan? Excellent question. Everybody qualifies. If you have a debit card, or a credit card, you can make the first payment, you qualify. Now, just to set your expectations. We do not write the check for the filing fee until after the third payment is processed, providing there’s […]

Will I Need an Interview For My Adjustment of Status

Will I Need an Interview For My Adjustment of Status?

Is there an interview for an adjustment of status after the biometrics at the USCIS or is that random? Okay very good question. You didn’t say what visa you entered the United States on. So adjustment status, for those who don’t know, is a process whereby you’re in the United States legally on a non-immigrant […]