Processing

Mastering immigration law requires learning both substantive legal eligibility and application procedures. Here you can find resources that will give you a sense of both.

Processing menu:
  • Nonimmigrant visas
  • Application for visa stamp
  • Reciprocity agreements and visa fees
  • PERM
  • Immigrant visa petitions
  • Visa Bulletin and quota movement
  • Applications for permanent residency (AOS and Consular)
  • Application processes available for Lawful Permanent Residents
  • Lawful Permanent Residents (LPR)
  • Naturalization and Citizenship
  • USCIS processing times explanation
  • USCIS Service and Office Locator
  • USCIS processing time information
  • H-1B cap premium processing to begin April 27
  • USCIS: 233,000 H-1B cap petitions received for FY2016
  • USCIS: FY 2016 H-1B cap has been reached
  • USCIS to begin accepting cap-subject H-1B petitions on April 1, 2015; will delay premium processing of H-1B cap subject petitions by May 11, 2015
  • Canadian passport update