The following is a list of links we’ve gathered providing useful information for Ukrainians seeking immigration information for the US and other countries. We will try and update periodically as we receive additional links.

Resources and Information for Ukrainian Immigration

General information –

Students in US – https://www.nafsa.org/regulatory-information/immigration-resources-ukraine

Legal Assistance – https://ukrainelegalaid.org/#/, www.aila.org

Refugee processing information – www.hias.org

Ukrainian American Bar Association – https://www.uaba.org/

US agencies


Special Refugee Commitment for 100,000 Ukrainians – https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2022/03/24/biden-announce-us-will-accept-ukrainian-refugees/

Temporary Protected Status for Ukrainians in the UShttps://www.aila.org/infonet/dhs-designates-ukraine-for-tps-for-18-months

Greg Siskind’s free TPS screening app – https://gsiskind.app.law/ukraine-tps-eligibilty

USCIS special accommodations for Ukrainians (late filings, expedites, etc.)https://www.uscis.gov/newsroom/alerts/immigration-help-available-to-those-affected-by-special-situations-including-the-invasion-of-ukraine

State Department Announcements –

Local Filing of Form I-130 Petitions Filed by U.S. Citizens on Behalf of Afghan, Ethiopian, and Ukrainian Immediate Relatives Fleeing Conflict (allows for expedited processing of immigrant visas for immediate relatives – https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/visas-news/local-fling-of-form-I-130-petitions-filed-by-u-s-citizens-on-behalf-of-afghan-ethiopian-and-ukrainian-immediate-relatives-fleeing-conflict.html

Information for Nationals of Ukraine (general information on special procedures for nonimmigrant visas, immigrant visas, adoptions, Covid, humanitarian parole and refugee processing including transferring cases from Kyiv and consulates accepting Ukrainian cases) – https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/visas-news/information-for-nationals-of-Ukraine.html

Announcement of Processing Posts for Visa Applicants from Ukraine (announcement that Ukrainian DV and K-1 cases are being transferred and handled at Frankfurt unless an applicant requests another post) – https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/visas-news/announcement-of-processing-posts-for-visa-applicants-from-Ukraine.html

Announcement of ending of visa services in Kyiv – https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/visas-news/status-of-consular-services-in-kyiv.html

Special State Department Announcements Regarding Adoptions of Ukrainian Children – https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/Intercountry-Adoption-News.html

Ukraine – Fact Sheet: How You Can Help – https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/Intercountry-Adoption-News/ukraine—fact-sheet–how-you-can-help.html

Warsaw consulate information for Ukrainians – https://acrobat.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:f61f286e-ad73-3d53-8d3a-8e3939f33eabhttps://acrobat.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:f61f286e-ad73-3d53-8d3a-8e3939f33eab

Customs and Border Protection

Seeking admission at Mexican border – https://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2022/03/16/humanitarian-parole-u-s-lets-ukrainians-fleeing-war-into-united-states-from-tijuana/

United Nations High Commission on Refugeeshttps://www.unhcr.org/ua/en

Information for refugees in Poland – https://help.unhcr.org/poland/?utm_campaign=ukraine_help

Information for refugees in Hungary – https://help.unhcr.org/hungary/?utm_campaign=ukraine_help

Information for refugees in Romania – https://help.unhcr.org/romania/?utm_campaign=ukraine_help

Information for refugees in Slovakia – https://help.unhcr.org/slovakia/?utm_campaign=ukraine_help

Information for refugees in the Czech Republic – https://help.unhcr.org/czech/

Information for refugees in Germany – https://help.unhcr.org/germany/information-on-ukraine/

Information for refugees in other countries – https://help.unhcr.org/?utm_campaign=ukraine_help

Other resources

International Bar Association webinar on how different countries are approaching the refugee crisis (Greg Siskind was a panelist) – https://www.ibanet.org/conference-details/CONF2211

Canadian announcement on Ukrainian refugee program – https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/news/2022/03/canada-to-welcome-those-fleeing-the-war-in-ukraine.html

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