Non-Immigrant Visa Reference Chart

Non-Immigrant Visa Reference Chart
A-1, A-2, A-3Ambassadors, public ministers, diplomats or consulate officers assigned to represent their country in the U.S., their immediate families and servants
B-1Temporary business visitors
B-2Temporary visitors for pleasure
C-1Aliens in transit through the U.S. to a third country
DCrewmen of aircraft or sea vessels
E-1Treaty trader, spouse and minor children
E-2Treaty investor, spouse and minor children
F-1Students pursing academic courses of study
F-2Spouse and minor children of F-1
G-1 thru G-5Representatives of international organizations like the United Nations and the World Bank, their families, staff and servants
H-1BSpecialty occupations
H-2AAgricultural temporary workers
H-2BNon-agricultural temporary workers
H-3Temporary trainees, special education
H-4Spouse and minor children of H-1, H-2 and H-3 visa holders
IRepresentatives of foreign information media, and their family
J-1Exchange visitors
J-2Spouse and minor children of J-1visa holders
K-1Alien finace or fiance of U.S. citizen and minor children
L-1Temporary intracompany transferees
L-2Spouse and minor children of L-1 visa holder
M-1Students enrolled in vocational educational programs
M-2Spouse and minor children of M-1 visa holders
N-1 thru N-7NATO visa holders
O-1, O-2, O-3Extraordinary aliens, essential support and family
P-1, P-2, P-3Athletes, Entertainers
QCultural exchange
R-1Religious workers
R-2Spouse and minor children of religious workers
TNTemporary NAFTA professional