Filing Fees

Type of Petition> Filing Fee
Basic H-1B filing Fee (I-129) (all H petitions must submit this fee) $460
Anti-Fraud fee (must be paid only for initial H-1B petitions) $500
Premium Processing (optional-guarantees a response -not a decision- within 15 days) $1410
  • The basic H-1B filing fee and Anti-Fraud fee must be paid by the sponsoring department/school.
  • The Premium processing fee can fall on either the employee or the department/school. ISSS must be informed of who will be responsible for this payment.

Legal Fees

Should outside counsel be used for any reason during the H-1B process those legal fees can fall on the sponsoring department/school.