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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.

Affadavit of Support question. - last post by KayDeeCee

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.

please help, i need an answ... - last post by Hypnos

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).

DCF in London i130/CR1 Appl... - last post by SarahandTom11412

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 batman7

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.

April 2015 interview for F2A - last post by Dordor

What Visa Do I Need - Family Based Immigration

Discussion on family based US visa options.

SO frustrated!! - last post by PBM

Toggle Non-Family Based US Visa Discussion Non-Family Based US Visa Discussion

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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.

I-94 Travel History - last post by canadian_wife

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.

Ap to transfer in progress(... - last post by A&B

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.

transfering from business c... - last post by jan22

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.

Next April bulletin;) - last post by brunash82

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.

Tracking 60 days - last post by Pavel3002

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.

Getting ready for interview... - last post by Gerly

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.

HELP WITH WAIVER PLZ (I-601) - last post by Jawaree

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.

Chicago local office delays... - last post by pkie1985

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.

AOS still with in my 90days - last post by KayDeeCee

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.

Chicago AOS Timelines - last post by ezekiel2020

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.

does Costa rica require a p... - last post by SPSguy

Tax & Finances During US Immigration

Discussion on Tax and Financial Topics Relating to US Immigration.

Help with W4 please - last post by C & A

Removing Conditions on Residency General Discussion

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

I-751 Waiver Filers Timeline - last post by sunshine16x

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.

new SS card - last post by Hypnos

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.

domestic violence - last post by Jawaree

Military Immigration-Related Discussion

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

PDS Okinawa - expedite K1 p... - last post by stefiec89

General Immigration-Related Discussion

Discussion on general US immigration topics.

DHHS in Texas Forcing anoth... - last post by TBoneTX

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Off Topic

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

Gone with the Rant - last post by TBoneTX

Games While You Wait

Game threads of all sorts go here. Have fun!

Abbreviation Meanings - Abbr - last post by Jawaree

Current Events and Hot Social Topics

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

Islamic State: In Iraqi bat... - last post by ready4ONE

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!

what documents does my husb... - last post by Sevenuz

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.

Driving license for Florida... - last post by Kev-N-Ann

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 :).

Weird job interview! - last post by Jmalaysia

Introducing our Members

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

In limbo? - last post by Catadiaz

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!

Would you give it up for a... - last post by Barack 0bola

US Immigration News and Discussion

Discussion on the latest US immigration news

Deportation News And Stories - last post by sjk&cjj

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!

Post Bugs here! - last post by KayDeeCee



Latest Immigration Posts

  • AOS still with in my 90days 
    Last Reply: KayDeeCee, Today, 03:26 AM
    I am filling out my AOS Forms which category do i use is it A6 OR C9, ALSO is it just the I-485 and  I765 that i fill out? I dont need the Advance Parole but i will do the...
  • Affadavit of Support question. 
    Last Reply: KayDeeCee, Today, 03:19 AM
    Hello, I'm trying to figure out this affidavit and was wondering if I had enough money to be able to make it work.  I make about 32k a year working full time. I h...
  • AP document 
    Last Reply: Starkilla09, Today, 03:17 AM
    I am trying to fill out this AP travel document i-131 and I am confused as to what I should put on there. It asks for the purpose of the travel there and I put 'to spend Christm...
  • April 2015 interview for F2A 
    Last Reply: Dordor, Today, 03:03 AM
    Hi friends , good luck to you all, April will brings good news for us. 😄👍
  • please help, i need an answer ASAP 
    Last Reply: Hypnos, Today, 03:03 AM
    a quick question I filed my I130, and my PD is january 14th, i had moved to the east cost in december than i filled the i130, but ill be moving back to california this month, an...

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      03 Mar
    Gill&Grant

    Hey! I will be relocating to Baltimore MD on the K1 visa this Summer, I am wondering if there is anyone else here who has already moved there or is about too! I would be excited to hear about the city any advice would be great :) thanks!

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      03 Mar
    jazzyjois

    My Card Was Mailed To Me. On March 3, 2015, we mailed your new card for Receipt Number XXXXXXXXXXXXX, to the address you gave us. If you do not receive your card by April 2, 2015, please go to www.uscis.gov/e-request to request that we send your new card to you. If you move, go to www.uscis.gov/addresschange to give us your new mailing address.

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      02 Mar
    inlovebutlonely

    So frustrated and disgusted with the AP process

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