The Office of International Services provides professional support and advising services to international students, scholars, faculty and staff at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and serves as a resource to all UMMC departments on immigration regulations and requirements.
We invite you to contact the Office of International Services with any questions you might have.
12/15/2016 - Increase in Filing Fees
Effective December 23, 2016, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will adjust the fees required for most immigration process. Applications and petitions postmarked or filed on or after December 23, 2016, must include these new fees or USCIS will reject the submission.
02/27/2015 - Employment Authorization for Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will extend employment authorization to certain H-4 dependent spouses of H1B visa holders beginning May 26, 2015.
Eligible individuals include certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants who:
Qualified H4 dependent spouses must file Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, with supporting evidence and the required $380 fee in order to obtain an employment authorization card. You may find more information at USCIS - Employment Authorization for Certain H4 Dependent Spouses
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