O-1 Visa Course from Carry

Start a Business to Sponsor Your US Visa

If you are a high potential immigrant to America, an O-1 visa is your best bet. It has:

  • No annual cap
  • Premium processing
  • Ability to start a company
  • Earn a green card with the same criteria

We partnered with US Visa and immigration expert, Logan Ullyott, to put together a step-by-step video course on how to successfully obtain your O-1 visa.

And you can get free access to the entire course by signing up below.

About this course


If you’re looking to build a business in the US, but you’re not a US citizen or a green card holder, this course will teach you how to sponsor your own O-1 visa with your business. This course is a breathing, living product. We’re working on adding more lessons to the course, including breakdowns of successful O-1 visa applications, and additional resources.


Who is this course for?

  • International business owners and founders who want to obtain a US visa.

What you’ll learn

  • What is the O-1 visa and why is it the perfect visa for entrepreneurs?
  • Agent visas and concurrent employment.
  • How to set up your business and choose the correct business structure, including a walk-through of how to register your business using Stripe Atlas.
  • How to register a business as a non-US person.
  • Criteria for a successful O-1 visa application.
  • Walkthrough of each criteria and how to optimize your chances of approval.
  • How to collect evidence for demonstrating extraordinary ability.
  • An overview of what a complete petition looks like.
  • How to submit the application and what to expect while you wait for a decision.
  • How to use your O-1 once you’ve been approved.
  • Your options after you get the O-1.

Sign up below to get free access to our premium O-1 Visa Course.

Browse lesson plan

1. Introduction
2. Sponsoring an O-1 Visa for your Company
3. Agent Visas and Concurrent Employment
4. Business Basics
5. If You’re in the US Before You Get a Work Visa
6. Registering a Business on Stripe Atlas
7. O-1 Visa Application Process
8. O-1A Criteria
9. O-1B Criteria
10. Collecting Evidence
11. Overview of a Complete Petition
12. Submitting the Application
13. Using Your O-1
14. The Future
15. Bonus FAQs