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R-1 – Religious Worker Visa

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Understanding the basics

The R-1 visa is for a foreign national who is coming to the United States temporarily to be employed as a minister or in another religious vocation or occupation at least part time (average of at least 20 hours per week) by:

  • A non-profit religious organization in the United States;
  • A religious organization that is authorized by a group tax exemption holder to use its group tax exemption; or
  • A non-profit religious organization which is affiliated with a religious denomination in 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 an R-1 visa. This fee is paid directly to the US government.

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