U-VISA FOR NON-CITIZENS/ UNDOCUMENTED VICTIMS OF CERTAIN CRIMES IN THE US
The U Visa was established to protect non-citizens victims of specific crimes who cooperated with law enforcement to investigate and prosecute criminals
The U Visa offers:
- Protection from deportation to undocumented victims.
- Waiver of many inadmissibility grounds
- Legal status and employment authorization
- Apply for Permanent Resident status after 3 years
- Family members may qualify as derivatives