Required Documents and Fees
Required From the Hiring Department
- Letter of Support: Please print on department letterhead (see sample support letter - pdf)
Actual Wage Form (see fillable sample - pdf)
I-129 Export Control Compliance Certification (see fillable sample - pdf)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 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.