Fiancée of U.S. Citizen [Immigration] Law and Legal Definition

A fiancée of a United States citizen refer to a nonimmigrant alien coming to the U.S. to conclude a valid marriage with a U.S. citizen within ninety days after entry. According to the definition provided by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), a fiancé/fiancée is someone engaged or contracted to be married. In order for an alien fiancé/fiancée to marry a U.S. citizen, marriage must be legally possible according to state specific laws.