What is a U-Visa?

It is a visa granted to qualifying immigrant victims of certain crimes.

What are the eligibility requirements for the U-Visa?

U-Visa Eligible Crimes

Abduction Involuntary servitude Sexual exploitation
Abusive sexual contact Kidnapping Slave trader
Domestic Violence Manslaughter Torture
Extortion Obstruction of justice Trafficking
False Imprisonment Peonage Witness tampering
Genital mutilation Perjury Unlawful criminal restraint
Felonious assault Prostitution Other related crimes
Hostage Rape
Incest Sexual assault