Supporting documents required from an individual applying for an H-1B visa
For applicants applying from within the U.S.
Copy of I-94 record, admission stamp, and most recent U.S. visa stamp
Copy of current and all previous U.S. immigration documents
Examples: I-797 Approval Notices, Forms I-20, Forms DS-2019, EAD Card, I-612 Waiver Approval/DOS Waiver Recommendation Letter
If currently in the U.S. with an employment-based status (F-1 OPT, E-3, H-1B, etc.):
Copies of pay stubs for the most recent three months H-1B Transfers: Please note that employment with the other employer must continue until the IU H-1B application is RECEIVED by USCIS. Once we have received the receipt notice and the start date indicated on the H-1B application has arrived, the employee may leave their current position and begin working at Indiana University.
If currently in the U.S. with dependents requiring H-4 status:
Completed Form I-539 for the first dependent and Form I-539A for each additional dependent