Required Documents and Fees

Required From the Hiring Department

Required Fees

Departments may request checks through Brandeis Accounts Payable. Please see more guidelines on the School of Arts and Sciences website.

  • Filing Fee: $460
  • H-1B Anti-Fraud Fee: $500 (Fee not required for H-1B visa extensions)
  • Premium Processing Fee: $2,500. (Please contact us to understand if this petition should be submitted with the premium processing service. You may contact us at
  • All checks should be made payable to "Department of Homeland Security." The address on the checks should be:

Premium Processing Service
USCIS – California Service Center
ATTN: CAP EXEMPT H-1B Processing Unit
24000 Avila Road, 2nd Floor, Room 2312
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

Note: Please ask Account Payable to send all the checks to the ISSO. Do not send them directly to USCIS, as USCIS will not consider an H-1B petition complete unless the checks are filed with it.