The B-1/B-2 visitor visa is for people traveling to the US temporarily for business (B-1) or for pleasure or medical treatment (B-2). Generally, the B-1 visa is for travelers consulting with business associates, attending scientific, educational, professional or business conventions/conferences, settling an estate or negotiating contracts. The B-2 visa is for travel that is recreational in nature, including tourism, visits with friends or relatives, medical treatment and activities of a fraternal, social or service nature. Often, the B-1 and B-2 visas are combined and issued as one visa: the B-1/B-2.
The H-1B visa classification permits a foreign national to work in the United States for a temporary period. It is available for offers of employment that are in a specialty occupation. A person may hold H-1B status for a maximum of six years, and it may be issued in increments of up to three years by the USCIS.
An F-1 visa is issued to international students who are attending an academic program or English Language Program at a US college or university. F-1 students must maintain the minimum course load for full-time student status.
The L-1 visa is a non-immigrant visa which allows companies operating both in the US and abroad to transfer certain classes of employee from its foreign operations to the USA operations for up to seven years.
US Visas are available for fiances of US citizens. The K-1 fiancé visa allows a foreign national fiancé to travel to the US to marry. You must get married within 90 days of arrival. After the marriage, the visa applicant is eligible for a two-year conditional green card.
An O Visa is a classification of non-immigrant temporary worker visa granted by the US to an alien who possesses extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics, or who has a demonstrated record of extraordinary achievement in the motion picture or television industry.
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