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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Mexico

Hello. My wife is here on a fiancee visa. After we were married, she sent in the AOS request along with the EAD and AP requests via the post office. According to the post office, the application arrived in Chicago May 22. It's now one week later and the check hasn't been cashed. I called the USCIS help line and the automated voice said it could take up to 4 weeks for AOS to receive the request.

But, as I look at other people's timelines, it seems they were well beyond the check-being-cashed point one week after they mailed the application. Is this a recent phenomenon of week-long-check-ignorance in Chicago that is happening to others who applied for AOS or is this just happening to my wife?



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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Canada

It seems to vary between cases I have found. I have read some peoples who wasn't cashed for almost a month, whereas others have only taken a few days. There seems to be no rhyme or reason as to how these things proceed.


Date Filed : 2008-02-15

NOA Date : 2008-02-26

RFE(s) : 2008-03-13

Bio. Appt. : 2008-03-18

AOS Transfer** :

Interview Date : 2008-07-23

Approval / Denial Date : 2008-07-23

Approved : 2008-07-23

Got I551 Stamp :

Greencard Received:


Date Filed : 2008-02-15

NOA Date : 2008-02-26

RFE(s) :

Bio. Appt. : 2008-03-18

Approved Date : 2008-04-24

Date Card Received : 2008-05-03

Comments : Packet Arrived in Chicago - Feb 20, 2008

Check cashed Feb 28, 2008


Date Filed : 2008-02-15

NOA Date : 2008-02-26

RFE(s) :

Date Approved: 2008-04-24

Date Received : 2008-05-01

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Remember that Monday was a non-working holiday for USCIS. Patience is the key. Each petition has its own timeline.


3/23/14 - N400 package sent to Phoenix

3/27/14 - N400 package delivered

4/3/14 - NOA1 receipt date

4/4/14 - check cashed

04/29/14 - biometrics date

07/01/14 - interview date

xx/xx/xx - Oath Ceremony

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now one week later and the check hasn't been cashed.

Chill, it's taken 1-2 months for other people.

10-Apr-08...Filing date for I-130/AOS/EAD/AP


31-Jul-08...EAD Card received

15-Sep-08...Interview (APPROVED)

27-Sep-08...GC received

03-Aug-10...Filed I-751 (Removal of Conditions)

06-Aug-10...NOA 1-yr Extension Letter


02-Dec-10...ROC approved! (Card production ordered)

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You just have to be patient. It will be fine.




2/5/07 - 2 Year Green Card arrives!!! YAY!!!!

5/10/08 - Received RI Driver's License!

11/10/08 - Removing Conditions - Sent package out!

11/19/08 - Received Notice of Action - 1 year extension on my current green card - now waiting for biometrics letter.

11/28/08 - Received biometrics letter.

12/12/08 - Biometrics appointment - 10am.

01/13/09 - Still waiting............

06/08/09 - Card in production and on it's way!

06/22/09 - Received 10 Year Green Card! YAY!!

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