US visa fee increased

The US Consulate is increasing the visa fee for non-immigrant visas from June 4 as given below. Applicants who purchase their receipts before June 4, should pay the balance  at the time of the interview. Business or tourism (B-1/B-2), crew member (C-1/D), student (F or M), or exchange (J) categories: … Continue reading

USCIS Asylum Division Stakeholder Meeting

The USCIS Asylum Division Stakeholder will host their quarterly stakeholder meeting on June 8 at 2:00 p.m. in the White Oak Conference Room, 20 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington D.C. 20529.  Please send questions and suggested agenda items to Elizabeth Scott, at elizabeth.hahn@dhs.gov by COB May 21, 2010.  The final agenda … Continue reading

USCIS Field Operations Stakeholder Meeting

The Office of Public Engagement invites you to participate in the first quarterly stakeholder meeting with the Field Operations Directorate. On January 6, 2010, Director Mayorkas announced the realignment of USCIS organizational structure to better reflect Agency priorities and responsibilities. The Field Office Directorate was created to foster greater innovation … Continue reading

Your Guide to InfoPass Fact Sheet

InfoPass is a free service that lets you schedule an appointment with a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Immigration Officer by using the Internet at any time of day or night. If you have an immigration issue that is best handled by a trained USCIS Immigration Officer, InfoPass will … Continue reading

Naturalization Process for the Military Fact Sheet

USCIS recognizes the important sacrifices made by non-citizen members of the United States armed forces and their families, and is committed to processing their naturalization applications in a timely and efficient manner while providing exemplary customer service, maintaining the integrity of the immigration system, and the security of the process. … Continue reading