The visa application fee, which is also called the Machine Readable Visa (MRV) Fee, is
determined by the type of visa for which the applicant is applying.

All Nonimmigrant visa applicants must pay the appropriate MRV fee prior to scheduling
an appointment through this service. This fee is non-refundable and non-transferrable
regardless of whether a visa is issued or not.

List of Nonimmigrant Visa Application Fees

MRV fee amounts for various Nonimmigrant visa applications are the equivalent of:

USD$160 for most visas that do not require a petition.

Examples of visas in this category are:

Visitor Visa for business/pleasure (B1/B2),
Exchange Visitor Visa (J),
Student Visa (F),
Non-Academic Student visa (M),
Information Media Representative visa (I),
Crew visa (C1/D),
Any other visa class not specifically named as requiring higher-tiered fees.

USD$190 for petition based visas.

Examples of visas in this category are:

Temporary workers and trainees(H),
Intracompany transferees (L ),
Persons with extraordinary ability (O),
Athletes, artists, and entertainers (P),
International cultural exchange visitors (Q),
Religious Workers (R).

USD$240 for Fiancé(e) (K) visas.

USD$270 for all E category nonimmigrant visas [Treaty Trader (E-1), Treaty Investor (E-2)
and Australian Worker (E-3) visa)].

Reciprocity Fee
Depending on the applicant's country of citizenship and the type of visa, the applicant
may also be required to pay a fee for visa issuance, known as a reciprocity fee.
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