USCIS Fee Increases effective December 23, 2016
The affected applications and petitions used most often by the international university community are
- I-765 Application for Employment Authorization (used for F-1 OPT applications and J-2 work permission). Fee will increase to $410 from $380.
- I-539 Application to change nonimmigrant status. Fee will go up to $370 from $290.
- I-129 Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker (such as H-1B, O-1, TN). Fee will go up to $460 from $325.
Here is a list of all other USCIS forms and fees.