V Nonimmigrant Visas
The V visa is a nonimmigrant visa created to allow families to stay together while waiting for the processing of immigrant visas.
If you are a permanent resident (green card holder), your spouse, child (unmarried and under 21), or the child of your spouse (your step-child) may be eligible for a V visa if:
If your family member is inside the United States, you file:
You can find these forms and detailed instructions in the links to the right.
If your family member is outside the United States:
Last Reviewed/Updated: 04/01/2011
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