Welcome to the Tulsa Community
Your trusted partner in relocating to Tulsa
We provide immigration assistance and job placement services to help approved candidates and their families resettle and thrive in Tulsa.
inTulsa Visa Network
We encourage applications from individuals seeking refuge with an interest or capability in technical or knowledge-based careers. Applicants that meet the listed minimum criteria will be considered.
A limited number of applicants who meet the listed minimum criteria will be considered.
At least 18 years of age
Willing to relocate to Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Qualifications to be placed in a role with the following job titles: Full Stack Web Development, Front End Development or Back End Development
Must have initial qualifications for the one of these Visa Types:
Related skills may be applicable. If you are not sure if your skills match our program needs, please apply and our team will follow up with you to learn more.
Depending on your scenario, there may be other criteria during processing such as background check for visa applications.
Our mission is to build Tulsa into a strong immigrant ally community aiding immigrants to settle and quickly thrive in Tulsa with the resources needed to make it their home.
Local Community Partners
Our partnering organizations provide additional support to accepted individuals including food security, clothing, furniture, banking services, medical and mental health support, childcare, and more.
This initiative is fully sponsored
George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF) is a charitable organization dedicated to providing equal opportunity for young children through investments in early childhood education, community health, social services, and civic enhancement. GKFF works primarily on initiatives developed in collaboration with Tulsa-based direct service organizations.
How it works
Here is what to expect from application to relocation.
Submit an application for consideration.
After, we verify your application details, the process consists of an online interview, an assessment by our legal advisors and presentation to our admissions committee.
Our review committee will invite you to participate in the program.
Begin paperwork and legal guidance for family as well as job placement matching if needed.
Relocation support such as temporary housing and transportation.
Community integration support in collaboration with local partners, so you can thrive in Tulsa.
How much do I need to pay?
There is no cost to apply to the Tulsa Visa Network. If you are accepted, the costs associated with determining your eligibility and the associated costs with your identified immigration pathway will be covered for you.
How soon can I begin the process of applying for a green card?
Once we have determined your immigration strategy, our partner law firm will guide you on what paths are available for you to obtain a green card as soon as possible.
How well do I need to know English to qualify as a candidate?
You will need to be comfortable using the English language, which you can demonstrate through proficiency tests and in conversations with our team. For qualified candidates with specialty skills, we work with industry professionals to provide related tests for skills such as coding.
What type of skills do I need to qualify for the program?
The network focuses on knowledge-based skill sets that help to fill gaps for companies in the Tulsa area, such as software/web development, engineering, and other niche abilities. Currently, we are experiencing the highest demand for the following skills:
- Full Stack Web Development
- Frontend Development
- Backend Development
- java, Node.js, python, AWS, API, Ruby on Rails, Typescript
If you’re not sure if you qualify, you should still submit an application to find out.
How do I know what type of companies I will be connected with?
We work with proven, vetted companies in and around Tulsa that have established, credible track records of working with talented staff and are in need of specific skill sets to fill gap areas in their teams.
Will the benefits I receive in the program be taxed?
There are a number of factors used to calculate your taxes, including number of dependents, marital status, employment status, etc. For tax support, we have partnered with a tax agency that will help you navigate the US Tax system.
Can my family come with me?
Yes! Keeping families together is one of our top priorities. For immigration purposes, dependents that we can support are spouses and children under 21 years of age.
How will you support my family?
We will work with you and your family to determine what immigration options are available to them.
If I come to Tulsa, how long do I need to stay there?
Program benefits are tied to your residency in the Tulsa Metropolitan Statistical Area (TMSA). Should you move out of the TMSA at any time after being accepted into the program, you would no longer receive program benefits.
Can my children attend school in Tulsa?
Yes! We will guide you through the enrollment process and ensure your children can attend school.
If you have additional questions, reach out to a member of our team and a member of our team will assist you.
Become a host employer for the inTulsa Visa Network
Our goal is to best support your organization by providing the financial and legal support to hire highly skilled foreign talent.
Info on temporary work visas and employment-based green cards.
We can help answer questions about complex processes.
Talent in Tulsa
Assistance in attracting and retaining talent in Tulsa.
If you are interested in offering employment and sponsorship opportunities for approved candidates of the visa network, please express interest.