F-2 – Dependent of a Student/Academic (F-1) Visa Holder
Understanding the basics
The spouse and unmarried children under 21 years of age of an F-1 Visa holder are entitled to the F-2 classification.
The F-1 visa (Academic Student) allows you to enter the United States as a full-time student at an accredited college, university, seminary, conservatory, academic high school, elementary school, or other academic institution or in a language training program. You must be enrolled in a program or course of study that culminates in a degree, diploma, or certificate and your school must be authorized by the U.S. government to accept international students.
How much does it cost to apply?
U.S. Government Filing Fees: $160
There are US government fees associated with applying for an F-2 visa. This fee is paid directly to the US government.