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K-1 Fiance(e) Visa Process & Procedures


  1. K-1 Fiance(e) Visa Case Filing and Progress Reports,
  2. IMBRA Special Topics

Discussion on the US immigration procedure to obtain a K1 Fiance(e) Visa for a non US Citizen (living overseas) engaged to a US Citizen. K2 Visas for children of the foreign fiance(e) (if applicable) are also discussed.

K-1, HIV and "Public Ch... - last post by Schulley

IR-1 / CR-1 Spouse Visa Process & Procedures


  1. IR-1 / CR-1 Spouse Visa Case Filing and Progress Reports,
  2. K-3 Spouse Visa Process & Procedures,
  3. K-3 Spousal Visa Case Filing and Progress Reports

Discussion on the US immigration procedure to obtain a IR1 or CR1 Spouse Visa for a non US Citizen (living overseas) married to a US Citizen. IR2 and CR2 Visas for children of a foreign spouse are also discussed.

November 2014 Interviews - last post by OzzyMa

Direct Consular Filing (DCF) General Discussion

Discussion on an expedited IR1 / CR1 Visa processing procedure if both the US Citizen and their non US Citizen spouse are living overseas (residence).

additional name in alias wh... - last post by Ian H.

Bringing Family Members of US Citizens to America

Discussion on bringing a US Citizen's family members (other than a spouse or fiance) to America. This includes bringing children, parents, brothers and sisters. For spouses please see the K3 or IR-1 forums.

ALL F4's 2 - last post by manna

Bringing Family Members of Permanent Residents to America

Discussion on bringing a Permanent Resident's (Green Card Holder's) family members to America. This can include bringing a spouse (husband or wife) or children.

Does The petitioner have to... - last post by Ian H.

What Visa Do I Need - Family Based Immigration

Discussion on family based US visa options.

Deciding which visa to get... - last post by coa24

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Tourist Visas

Discussion on tourist visas (B-1/B-2) to the US. People wishing to enter temporarily for pleasure, tourism, business or medical treatment should post here.

Should criminal records be... - last post by Jawaree

Work Visas

Discussion on Work based visas to the USA. Hundreds of thousands of people each year enter the US and potentially may even choose to stay and immigrate to the US. H, L, O, P and Q Visas are discussed here.

H1B Visa Renewal Help - last post by amarasat

Student & Exchange Visitor Visas

Discussion on Student (F & M) and Exchange Visitor (J) Visas for the USA. Many people come to the US each year with a student or Exchange visa and ultimately may find long term work or even immigrate with their new or existing family.

URGENT: Stolen Indian passp... - last post by Darnell

Diversity Lottery Visas

The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program makes available visas annually, drawn from a random selection among all entries from eligible countries. This is an immigrant visa that allows a direct path to becoming a US Permanent Resident.

2015 Winner- Interview Fini... - last post by SusieQQQ

Toggle Consulate & USCIS Service Center Discussion Consulate & USCIS Service Center Discussion

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National Visa Center (Dept of State)

Discussion on the US National Visa Center. All petitions for Visas pass through the NVC before going overseas. If you are wondering "What's up at the NVC!", then post here! NVC Phone# 603-334-0700.

Paying AOS and IVF Fee Inte... - last post by Ian H.

US Embassy and Consulate Discussion

Discussion on US embassies and Consulates around the world. Visa specific questions should be posted in their respective forums. Please post your interview experiences in the review section.

minor attending interview - last post by Ryan H

Waivers (I-601 and I-212) and Administrative Processes (221g)

Discussion on administrative processes and waivers required for US visa applicants that have been found inadmissible or previously deported, removed or voluntarily departed the US without an order of deportation.

New Islamabad AP-Tracker, P... - last post by kaleem999

USCIS Service Centers

Discussion on the 5 major USCIS Service Centers: Texas, Vermont, Nebraska, California and Missouri (National Benefits Center). To find out current processing times click here.

USCIS ELIS part 2 - last post by Ian H.

Toggle US Visa Holder and Permanent Resident Immigration Discussion US Visa Holder and Permanent Resident Immigration Discussion

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Adjustment of Status (Green Card) from Family Based Visas


  1. Adjustment of Status Case Filing and Progress Reports

Discussion on filing for Adjustment of Status (AOS) to become a permanent resident in America. This process is lengthy and can be confusing at first. Please post your interview experiences in the review section.

Can I apply for a community... - last post by Quarter

Adjustment of Status from Work, Student, & Tourist Visas


  1. Adjustment of Status Case Filing and Progress Reports

Discussion on filing for Adjustment of Status (AOS) from a Work, Student or Tourist Visa. Please post your interview experiences in the review section.

Worried because the slow pr... - last post by AnGeLxX

Working & Traveling During US Immigration


  1. Social Security Numbers

Discussion on working and traveling for US immigrants both before and after obtaining US Permanent Residence. Employment Authorization Documents (EAD), Advance Parole (AP) and Social Security Numbers (SSN) (in its sub-forum) are discussed here.

returning on advance parole... - last post by Ryan H

Tax & Finances During US Immigration

Discussion on Tax and Financial Topics Relating to US Immigration.

w2 and federal income tax r... - last post by Owen_London

Removing Conditions on Residency General Discussion

Discussion on "Removing Conditions" for Conditional Permanent Residents (I-751).

I-751 September 2014 Filers - last post by tru_loves_journey

US Citizenship General Discussion


  1. Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA),
  2. Passports, etc. - What to do now that you are a US citizen

Discussion on filing for Naturalization (N-400) to become a US Citizen. This is for anyone wishing to become a US Citizen despite how they entered the US.

N-400 July 2014 Filers - last post by Nwanyioma

Effects of Major Family Changes on Immigration Benefits

Discussion on topics such as divorce or even the loss of life of a petitioning relative (Family Member) and how it may affect immigration related benefits.

Bigamy marriage - last post by ppihtr123

Military Immigration-Related Discussion

Discussion on US immigration for US military members and their families.

I-751 Process while station... - last post by IYAAYAS05

General Immigration-Related Discussion

Discussion on general US immigration topics.

Child born while the case i... - last post by mbarley

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Off Topic

Off Topic discussion not relating to US Immigration. For politics or religion please use the below sub forum.

The Coyote Black Kettle Ran... - last post by N-o-l-a

Games While You Wait

Game threads of all sorts go here. Have fun!

Create as much word as U can - last post by Phillip Wu

Current Events and Hot Social Topics

Discussion on the latest news, current events and hot social topics including politics and religion.

After capture, fugitive Eri... - last post by Su and Marvin

Regional Discussion


  1. Africa: Sub-Saharan,
  2. Asia: East and Pacific,
  3. Asia: South,
  4. Australia and New Zealand,
  5. Canada,
  6. Caribbean,
  7. China,
  8. Europe & Eurasia (except the UK and Russia),
  9. India,
  10. Mexico, Latin & South America,
  11. Middle East and North Africa,
  12. Philippines,
  13. Russia, Ukraine and Belarus,
  14. Thailand,
  15. United Kingdom,
  16. Vietnam

Discussion on US Immigration from major regions around the world. Topics include travel, moving, what to eat and any other experience you may wish to share or inquire about. Have fun!

to those who past lung scar... - last post by apple21

Moving to the US and Your New Life In America

Post your experiences after arriving in America. How has your life changed? Share things like if you got work authorization; is it what you thought it would be; are you happy, etc.

Insurance once in the US - last post by Ryan H

Finding Work in America

Discussion on finding work in America as a new or current US immigrant. Often times something as simple as "references" from previous employment overseas can difficult. With any luck, this forum will bring the power of the community together to help everyone find work in the US :).

Recruitment Agents? Or appl... - last post by d3adc0d3

Introducing our Members

Enter a short bit about yourself and your family member :)

Hello everybody! - last post by A&B

General Polls

This section is where general polls are kept. If it directly relates to another category, post it there instead. Stop by and drop your vote!

Can You Speak Your Foreign... - last post by Stressed Out

US Immigration News and Discussion

Discussion on the latest US immigration news

Immigration officer who too... - last post by Jawaree

Site-Related Discussion - Updates, Ideas, etc.

This is where you can discuss what you think about the site. Feel free to post what you think!

How much longer? - last post by alcanton



Latest Immigration Posts

  • Worried because the slow process 
    Last Reply: AnGeLxX, Today, 09:56 AM
    Good Afternoon, Thank you for reading my post. I applied for AOS on August 5th, 2014. I received NOAs for all forms we applied  :I-485, I-130, and I-765. I had my...
  • to those who past lung scar i need your thoughts on this 
    Last Reply: apple21, Today, 09:55 AM
    Hello friends. I am a july filer and just got our noa2 on oct 28. Kinda anxious with the medical exam. Is there anyone who has past lung scar from the philippines whose medical...
  • K-1, HIV and "Public Charge" 
    Last Reply: Schulley, Today, 09:54 AM
    A total newbie here, and need all you folks' advices. I am finally ready to prepare for a K-1 fiancee visa submission for my Brazilian girlfriend. We are both in our late 3...
  • November 2014 Interviews 
    Last Reply: OzzyMa, Today, 09:54 AM
    Welcome to the New and Improved Case Complete to Interview Monthly thread.   The list that has been updated has now been moved to a spreadsheet like the one used in th...
  • Can you get dual citizenship on a K-1 Visa? 
    Last Reply: Ian H., Today, 09:54 AM
    I have a british passport and currently going through the K-1 visa process. I just wondered If I can apply for dual citizenship at any poiint? Thanks

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