Legal Help


The following Austin nonprofit agencies offer assistance in immigration law.

Immigration Legal Services
Catholic Charities of Central Texas
1625 Rutherford Lane, Austin, Texas

American Gateways
One Highland Center
314 Highland Mall Blvd.,Ste. #501
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 478-0546
The following Capital Metro bus routes stop at the Highland Mall (in front of the office): 7, 10, 161, 300, 320, 350, MetroRail

For further referral to immigration law assistance, please contact the following organizations:

Lawyer Referral Service of Central Texas

Immigration Lawyer Search (American Immigration Lawyers Association)

For legal assistance other than immigration matters, please contact the following organization:

Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid
4920 N. I-35 · Austin , TX 78751

For government assistance in your immigration matter, please contact:

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
- National Customer Service Center: 1-800-375-5283
- TTY: 1-800-767-1833
- District Office (in San Antonio, covers Austin)
- InfoPass (Make appointments with USCIS officers)
- E-filing
- Case Status Service Online
- Immigration Forms and Fees

Application Support Center
Parkline Shopping Center
11301 Lakeline Blvd., Suite 150
Austin, TX 78717

U.S. Department of State-Visas