*Data source: Refugee Processing Center: Admissions and Arrivals
*Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in UT
*Data Source New American Economy
Building, Grounds, Cleaning & Maintenance27.4%
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry25.9%
Construction & Extraction22.2%
*Top % share of the immigrant labor force in Utah. Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Utah.
*Data source: Office of Refugee Resettlement
Interested parties can apply to provide Refugee Foster Care through Catholic Community Services.
- 28Visa-93* reunifications
*Visa-93s are awarded based on a petition a refugee or asylee seeker submits to have their family from overseas join them in the USA.
**Data source: State of Utah, Dept of Health
- 24.1%Less than High School
- 48.7%High School & Some College
- 17.4%Bachelor's Degree
- 9.8%Graduate Degree
*Data source: New American Economy: Immigrants in Utah
Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Utah
- Rose Park
January 31, 2023
Just as citizens in Europe and the U.K. have heroically supported displaced Ukrainians by opening up their homes or securing other housing, assisting with school enrollments, employment needs, and language learning, Americans now have the opportunity via the Welcome.us Sponsor Circles program to directly help newly arrived Ukrainians. The United States has committed to welcoming 100,000 Ukrainians temporarily for a period of two-years and the ability to apply for employment authorization in the U.S. as long as they have a U.S.-based sponsor to petition for them.