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My husband arrived in the states on July 2,2015. As u can tell it's been over a month. My question is how long does it take to get the grren card and social security? because we haven't recieved either or. What am I supposed to do. I emailed uscis to check on the status they told me after 15 business days. (I emailed them July 22)

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A month is a typical time frame. Some people have received GC after 2 months while some have received withing 2 weeks. So i guess you just wait and there is no tracking option. For social security card, you need to go to SSA office in your area after you get the green card and apply in person. It will again take few weeks thereafter.


Spouse:

2015-06-16: I-130 Sent

2015-08-17: I-130 approved

2015-09-23: NVC received file

2015-10-05: NVC assigned Case number, Invoice ID & Beneficiary ID

2016-06-30: DS-261 completed, AOS Fee Paid, WL received

2016-07-05: Received IV invoice, IV Fee Paid

2016-07-06: DS-260 Submitted

2016-07-07: AOS and IV Package mailed

2016-07-08: NVC Scan

2016-08-08: Case Complete

2017-06-30: Interview, approved

2017-07-04: Visa in hand

2017-08-01: Entry to US

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Myself:

2016-05-10: N-400 Sent

2016-05-16: N-400 NOA1

2016-05-26: Biometrics

2017-01-30: Interview

2017-03-02: Oath Ceremony

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*** Thread moved from AOS/Family-Based main forum to the "Moving to the US" forum -- OP is here on a CR-1. ***


06-04-2007 = TSC stamps postal return-receipt for I-129f.

06-11-2007 = NOA1 date (unknown to me).

07-20-2007 = Phoned Immigration Officer; got WAC#; where's NOA1?

09-25-2007 = Touch (first-ever).

09-28-2007 = NOA1, 23 days after their 45-day promise to send it (grrrr).

10-20 & 11-14-2007 = Phoned ImmOffs; "still pending."

12-11-2007 = 180 days; file is "between workstations, may be early Jan."; touches 12/11 & 12/12.

12-18-2007 = Call; file is with Division 9 ofcr. (bckgrnd check); e-prompt to shake it; touch.

12-19-2007 = NOA2 by e-mail & web, dated 12-18-07 (187 days; 201 per VJ); in mail 12/24/07.

01-09-2008 = File from USCIS to NVC, 1-4-08; NVC creates file, 1/15/08; to consulate 1/16/08.

01-23-2008 = Consulate gets file; outdated Packet 4 mailed to fiancee 1/27/08; rec'd 3/3/08.

04-29-2008 = Fiancee's 4-min. consular interview, 8:30 a.m.; much evidence brought but not allowed to be presented (consul: "More proof! Second interview! Bring your fiance!").

05-05-2008 = Infuriating $12 call to non-English-speaking consulate appointment-setter.

05-06-2008 = Better $12 call to English-speaker; "joint" interview date 6/30/08 (my selection).

06-30-2008 = Stokes Interrogations w/Ecuadorian (not USC); "wait 2 weeks; we'll mail her."

07-2008 = Daily calls to DOS: "currently processing"; 8/05 = Phoned consulate, got Section Chief; wrote him.

08-07-08 = E-mail from consulate, promising to issue visa "as soon as we get her passport" (on 8/12, per DHL).

08-27-08 = Phoned consulate (they "couldn't find" our file); visa DHL'd 8/28; in hand 9/1; through POE on 10/9 with NO hassles(!).

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Hi everyone.

My husband arrived in the states on July 2,2015. As u can tell it's been over a month. My question is how long does it take to get the grren card and social security? because we haven't recieved either or. What am I supposed to do. I emailed uscis to check on the status they told me after 15 business days. (I emailed them July 22)

Assuming your husband arrived on a CR1 or IR1 immigrant visa and you've payed your $165 immigrant fee through USCIS ELIS, he should get his green card within 1 to 3 months upon admission to the U.S. Now for the social security part he doesn't have to wait for the green card or for it to arrive as many select that option during the immigrant visa process. Let him visit the SSA administration with his passport and visa foil inside and apply for it there. He should get it in about a week after applying.


Adjustment of Status From F-1 Visa.

8/14/2014: Mailed AOS package: I-130, I-485, I-765.

8/18/2014: Accepted in Chicago. Transferred to Nebraska Service Center.

8/21/2014: Received NOA 1. I-130, I-485, I-765 in mail.

8/25/2014: Received biometrics in mail. Scheduled for 9/8/2014

9/8/2014: Went in for biometrics.

9/24/2014: EAD approved. 36 Days!

10/01/2014: EAD mailed.

10/03/2014: Received EAD card.

10/14/2014: I-485 moved to testing and interview.

1/28/2015: Interview scheduled for 3/4/2015.

1/31/2015: Received interview notice.

3/4/2015: Interview completed and APPROVED!

3/5/2015: Welcome notice mailed and I-130 Approved.

3/10/2015: Welcome notice and I-130 approval notice received.

3/12/2015: Green card mailed.

3/14/2015: Green card delivered.

 

Removal of Conditions: 

12/14/2016: Mailed I-751.

12/19/2016: NOA issued.

01/26/2017: Biometrics.

05/03/2018: I-751 transfered to NBC.

 

Naturalization:

12/02/2017: Mailed N 400 to Phoenix, AZ Lockbox. (I-751 still pending)

12/05/2017: Package delivered in Phoenix, AZ. Transferred to Harrisonburg Processing Center.

12/07/2017: Notice of action issued. (IOE)

12/26/2017: Biometrics.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Assuming your husband arrived on a CR1 or IR1 immigrant visa and you've payed your $165 immigrant fee through USCIS ELIS, he should get his green card within 1 to 3 months upon admission to the U.S. Now for the social security part he doesn't have to wait for the green card or for it to arrive as many select that option during the immigrant visa process. Let him visit the SSA administration with his passport and visa foil inside and apply for it there. He should get it in about a week after applying.

So when my hubby arrives, he will get his green card in about 45 days, right? So, the SSN only comes if we apply for it? Can we just go to the SS office the day after he gets here and get it? He needs it to register for some college testing.

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Hi everyone.

My husband arrived in the states on July 2,2015. As u can tell it's been over a month. My question is how long does it take to get the grren card and social security? because we haven't recieved either or. What am I supposed to do. I emailed uscis to check on the status they told me after 15 business days. (I emailed them July 22)

1. what's the exact ELIS status, and as of what calendar date?

2. no SSN in the mail? Get into a SSA office on monday, fill out a SSA-5 form, show passport, visa stamp in passport, and ask for a SAVE database lookup from the clerk across the desk.


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