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Overview of EB-3 Visa Application Procedure

The way toward getting a green card for nurses can be challenging, so we've made a free immigration sponsorship process for international nurses that we oversee from application through endorsements. Here's the means by which it works.

01 stage

Application Sign-Up

Begin by registering for an EB-3 Visa application click here

This involves submitting documents for evaluation, verification, and scheduling an interview directly with your prospective employer.

Note: Nurses must have their Visa Screen Certificate available at this stage

02 stage

Petition Filing

This stage duration varies:

Phase I: Perm Labor Certification (Filling a request for Prevailing Wage Determination and DOL PERM labor certification)

Phase II: USCIS Form I-140 Petition processing.

03 stage

Form I-140

At this stage your status might be periodically updated it depends on the USCIS.

Sample of status are: Case Was Received, RFE (Request for Initial Evidence was Sent/Received), Date of Birth Was Updated, NTR, Case Was Approved etc., In any event please kindly coordinate to our team to assist you with any queries or questions.

04 stage

Approved I-140 & Priority Date

Request a copy of your Form I-797C Approval Notice to determine your Priority Date. This affects the timeline from USCIS approval to NVC processing.

05 stage

National Visa Center Processing

After receiving and paying for your NVC DS1200 Packet and Visa Processing Fee, you'll receive an email with the necessary documents and instructions. Kindly access your case on the CEAC portal and complete the DS-260 Form. If you encounter any questions or need assistance at this stage, please don't hesitate to reach out to our team.

06 stage

Documentarily Qualified

Upon submitting the DS-260 form and required civil documents, await Documentarily Qualified status and Visa Status READY.

07 stage

U.S. Embassy Interview

Stay in touch if you receive your Interview Confirmation Details, to provide you assistance on how to schedule a medical appointment, and to guide you through the process. After passing the interview, stay connected to our team.

08 stage

Move to the US

Upon passing the interview, we'll guide you through the necessary documents before deployment, so please keep in touch for assistance.


Thank you for your patience and cooperation during the whole process!

We wish you the best of luck on your American Journey!