Q-1 – Cultural Exchange Visa
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Understanding the basics
The Q-1 visa (Cultural Exchange Visitor) classification is for international cultural exchange programs designated by USCIS.
You may be eligible for a Q-1 nonimmigrant visa if you are seeking to participate in an international cultural exchange program. The Q nonimmigrant exchange program is for the purpose of providing practical training and employment, and to share the history, culture, and traditions of your home country with the United States.
How much does it cost to apply?
U.S. Government Filing Fees: $460
There are US government fees associated with applying for a Q-1 visa. This fee is paid directly to the US government.