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April 2012 AOS Filers

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Hello,

I am creating the topic because I am mailing my package tomorrow, and assuming USCIS will get to it when April rolls around. Anyone else joining me this April?

Good luck!!

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06/25/12-2 Year Green Card Approved

05/13/14-Mailed ROC

05/15/14-NOA Receipt Date

05/19/14-Check posted to account and NOA received in mail

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Hello,

I am creating the topic because I am mailing my package tomorrow, and assuming USCIS will get to it when April rolls around. Anyone else joining me this April?

Good luck!!

My fiance and I will be sending our K-1 visa petition the first week of April. :)


Live for today because you never know what tomorrow will bring!

01/28/2010: Met on Evony online game

02/23/2011: Started dating

08/09/2011: First meeting in Canada

10/03/2011: I went to Canada for a visit

02/03/2012: I went to Canada for a visit

02/10/2012: Got engaged

02/11/2012: He was denied entry to US & sent back for more documents

02/12/2012: Denied entry again even with documents

02/13/2012: I returned home

04/21/2012: Mailed K-1 visa petition

04/24/2012: Certified mail delivery confirmation

04/27/2012: Check cashed

04/27/2012: E-mail notification of receipt of petition

04/29/2012: NOA1 received!

08/07/2012: Received e-mail notification of RFE

09/07/2012: Finally able to send back info for RFE

09/17/2012: NOA2 APPROVED!!!

waiting......

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We are! Mailing our package on Friday. :dance:AOS for married VWP.


Our Journey

6/6/2007 Met online

12/05/2007 Realized I was nuts about him!

01/19/2008 Confessed...and he felt the same <3

05/01/2008 Met in person in Chicago

5/2008-5/2010 Umpteen visits between Ireland and US

6/19/2010 Got married!

04/06/2012 Finally able to send paperwork for AOS!

(Day 1)04/11/2012 Papers arrived at Chicago lockbox and signed for.

(Day 3)04/13/2012 Email confirmations!

(Day 7)04/17/2012 NOA hard copies received.

(Day 10)04/20/2012 Biometrics appt received for 05/07/2012

(Day 27)05/07/2012 Biometrics

(Day 65)06/15/2012 EAD approval email

(Day 69)06/19/2012 Interview notice!!! 07/24/2012!!

(Day 75)06/25/2012 EAD arrives.

(Day 104)07/24/2012 Interview in Atlanta....Approved!!!

Expecting a baby boy 8/9/2013!

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We are! Mailing our package on Friday. :dance:AOS for married VWP.

nice! :) keep me updated!

My package was delivered a few minutes ago...I'm so excited.


06/25/12-2 Year Green Card Approved

05/13/14-Mailed ROC

05/15/14-NOA Receipt Date

05/19/14-Check posted to account and NOA received in mail

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Just filed this morning! Filing for EAD/AP and AOS from F-1 visa. Very much looking forward to this journey :-)


Start of journey

July 2011: Introduced by friends
Nov 2011: Engaged!
Feb 14th 2012: Legally married---waiting for a religious ceremony this Summer..
April 2nd 2012: Filed for AOS (day 0)
April 3rd 2012: Packet received in Chicago (day 1)
April 9th 2012: Email/texts received--NOA1s mailed (day 7)
April 11th 2012: Biometrics appt for 05/07/2012 (day 9)
April 19th 2012: Early walk-in for biometrics at ASCIS Wheaton, MD (day 17)
May 11th 2012: text msg notification to check USCIS site: Interview date for June 13th (day 39)
June 12th 2012: text msg notification to check USCIS site: AP card produced, EAD card mailed (day 71)
June 13th 2012: Interview in Baltimore, MD, no decision made, (day 72)
June 15th 2012: Text/email alert, approval! (day 74)
June 22nd 2012: GC and EAD/AP card received in mail (day 81)

Continuation of journey

August 18th 2013: had our first baby, a wonderful boy

Removal of conditions

03/17/2014: Become eligible to file for removal of conditions

04/26/2014: Shatter ankle in several pieces, requiring surgery (ouch!) immigration needs take a backseat to recovery

06/03/2014: File for Removal of Conditions (Day 0-----11 days before deadline)

06/05/2014: Receipt date of NOA1 (Day 2)

06/09/2014: Receive NOA1 in the post (Day 6)

07/03/2014: Biometrics in Elizabeth, NJ (Day 30)

12/01/2014: Case transferred to CSC from VSC (Day 182)

01/10/2015: Early second biometrics in Elizabeth, NJ due to imminent travel plans, should have been 01/15 (Day 222)

02/04/2015: Green card approved, in production (Day 247)

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Just filed this morning! Filing for EAD/AP and AOS from F-1 visa. Very much looking forward to this journey :-)

Great! We will have to compare notes as we receive our notices. :) Good luck!!


06/25/12-2 Year Green Card Approved

05/13/14-Mailed ROC

05/15/14-NOA Receipt Date

05/19/14-Check posted to account and NOA received in mail

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Hello everyone! I can't wait for my wife and I to mail our package sometime this month. Best of luck to all of us :)


02/18/2012: Wedding Day

03/19/2012: Medical Part One
03/22/2012: Medical Part Two
04/16/2012: AOS Package Sent
04/17/2012: Package Delivered
04/24/2012: 3 NOAs Received
05/22/2012: Biometrics Letter (05/31/2012)
05/25/2012: Early Bio Walk-In
06/07/2012: Interview Letter (07/11/2012)
06/28/2012: Received EAD Card
07/11/2012: Approved on the Spot!
07/19/2012: Received 2-Year Green Card smile.png

05/27/2014: ROC Package Sent

05/28/2014: ROC Package Delivered

06/02/2014: Check Cashed

06/02/2014: NOA1 Received (Receipt Date: 05/29/2014)

06/09/2014: Biometrics Letter Received

07/01/2014: Biometrics Appointment

11/26/2014: ROC Approved! (Received Letter on Dec 1)

12/09/2014: Received 10-Year Green Card!!

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Where is our email! So impatient. This constant waiting and mail checking is going to be tough.


Day 1: 03/24/2012 - Sent AOS package(I-130, I-485, I-765, I-131) to Chicago Lockbox via USPS Priority

Day 3: 03/26/2012 - Delivery confirmation via USPS Priority Delivery Confirmation

Day 12: 04/04/2012 - 3 Email notifications for I-797

Day 13: 04/05/2012 - 2 of 3 checks cashed

Day 17: 04/09/2012 - I-131 rejected due to signature and "missing" fee

Day 18: 04/10/2012 - Re-sent I-131 via USPS

Day 20: 04/12/2012 - I-131 Delivery confirmation

Day 20: 04/12/2012 - I-485, I-765 NOA

Day 21: 04/13/2012 - Biometrics notice received. Appointment scheduled for 4/30/2012

Day 36: 04/28/2012 - I-131 NOA

Day 38: 04/30/2012 - Biometrics appointment

Day 55: 05/17/2012 - Received RFE

Day 60: 05/22/2012 - USCIS received RFE

Day 61: 05/23/2012 - EAD card in production notice

Day 61: 05/23/2012 - Interview notice for 6/26/12

Day 94: 06/26/2012 - Interview and approval

Day 95: 06/27/2012 - Email notification of approval.

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Where is our email! So impatient. This constant waiting and mail checking is going to be tough.

Regarding emails, what email address should we be looking out for? I'm worried it might not slip past my spam filter..


Start of journey

July 2011: Introduced by friends
Nov 2011: Engaged!
Feb 14th 2012: Legally married---waiting for a religious ceremony this Summer..
April 2nd 2012: Filed for AOS (day 0)
April 3rd 2012: Packet received in Chicago (day 1)
April 9th 2012: Email/texts received--NOA1s mailed (day 7)
April 11th 2012: Biometrics appt for 05/07/2012 (day 9)
April 19th 2012: Early walk-in for biometrics at ASCIS Wheaton, MD (day 17)
May 11th 2012: text msg notification to check USCIS site: Interview date for June 13th (day 39)
June 12th 2012: text msg notification to check USCIS site: AP card produced, EAD card mailed (day 71)
June 13th 2012: Interview in Baltimore, MD, no decision made, (day 72)
June 15th 2012: Text/email alert, approval! (day 74)
June 22nd 2012: GC and EAD/AP card received in mail (day 81)

Continuation of journey

August 18th 2013: had our first baby, a wonderful boy

Removal of conditions

03/17/2014: Become eligible to file for removal of conditions

04/26/2014: Shatter ankle in several pieces, requiring surgery (ouch!) immigration needs take a backseat to recovery

06/03/2014: File for Removal of Conditions (Day 0-----11 days before deadline)

06/05/2014: Receipt date of NOA1 (Day 2)

06/09/2014: Receive NOA1 in the post (Day 6)

07/03/2014: Biometrics in Elizabeth, NJ (Day 30)

12/01/2014: Case transferred to CSC from VSC (Day 182)

01/10/2015: Early second biometrics in Elizabeth, NJ due to imminent travel plans, should have been 01/15 (Day 222)

02/04/2015: Green card approved, in production (Day 247)

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Great! We will have to compare notes as we receive our notices. :) Good luck!!

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Our package was also delivered on 4/2- just like yours. however, I can't figure out how to edit/create a timeline that shows at the bottom of my post/comment. Any help out there?



F-1 to LPR
Day 0 - 03/31/2012 - Package (concurrent I-{130/AOS/AP/EAD} ) sent to Chicago with USPS
Day 1 - 04/02/2012 - Delivered!!!
Day 5 - 04/06/2012 - "Acceptance confirmation received for entire forms & routed to NBC" was sent via email.
Day 10 - 04/11/2012 - NOA for I-{130/AOS/AP/EAD} Received.
Day 15 - 04/16/2012 - NOA for Biometrics appointment Received. {Scheduled for 05/08/12}
Day 37 - 05/08/2012 - Biometrics app completed.
Day 44 - 05/15/2012 - Interview date schedule @ Dallas/Irving TX..
Day 54 - 05/25/2012 - EAD/AP production Notification.
Day 75 - 06/15/2012 - Interview'd with NO approval. 1 hr Post-interview: Received I-485/Card production email.
Day 78 - 06/18/2012 - 2nd emails {I-485/Decision/Register PR and I-130/Post-Decision} Received.
Day 81 - 06/21/2012 - Received {email of Card mailed out} and 2 Hardcopies {I-485 & I-131 approval}
Day 83 - 06/23/2012 - GC touched down. 10x Mailman.

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Great! We will have to compare notes as we receive our notices. :) Good luck!!

Our package was also delivered on 4/2- just like yours. however, I can't figure out how to edit/create a timeline that shows at the bottom of my post/comment. Any help out there?

1) Click "Setting" in the top right of your screen, under your username.

2) Click the "Profile" tab under your "Your Options"

3) Click the "Change Signature"

4) Then edit your sig and click save.


Background Information

-Dec 2006: Arrived with an F1 visa

-Dec 2007: Met USC.

-Dec 2009: Got Engaged.

-Jan 2010: Fell out of Status.

-Oct 2010: Married USC.

-Feb 2012: Filed I-130/AOS

I-130/AOS Timeline

Day 0: 02/25/12: Mailed concurrent I-130/AOS Package to the Chicago Lockbox

Day 2: 02/27/12: Package arrived at the Chicago Lockbox.

Day 5: 03/01/12: Email acceptance confirmation received for Forms: I-130, I-485 & I-765.

Day 13: 03/09/12: NOA1s received for Forms: I-130, I-485 & I-765. Biometrics letter also received and scheduled for March 27th.

Day 24: 03/20/12: Email notification for RFE.

Day 27: 03/23/12: Hardcopy RFE received in the mail.

Day 31: 03/27/12: Biometrics completed.

Day 40: 04/05/12: Mailed off the RFE.

Day 44: 04/09/12: RFE Delivered.

Day 46: 04/11/12: USCIS received RFE and case updated online.

Day 55: 04/20/12: EAD approved!

Day 60: 04/25/12: Received 2nd "EAD in Production" Email.

Day 61: 04/26/12: EAD Mailed.

Day 63: 04/28/12: EAD in hand!

Day 74: 05/09/12: Interview date scheduled for June 12th.

Day 75: 05/10/12: Interview letter in hand.

Day 108: 06/12/12: Interview.

Day 110: 06/14/12: Received I-485 & I-130 approval emails.

Day 114: 06/18/12: Received I-130 & I-485 Approval hardcopies.

Day 115: 06/19/12: Received GC in production email.

Day 116: 06/20/12: Received "GC mailed" & "USPS picked up your GC" emails.

Day 118: 06/22/12: GC arrived in the mail

March 16th 2014: Eligible to file ROC.

March 16th 2015: Eligible to file for naturalization.

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Our package was also delivered on 4/2- just like yours. however, I can't figure out how to edit/create a timeline that shows at the bottom of my post/comment. Any help out there?

The timeline at the bottom of our posts is actually a signature. Go to settings in the upper right corner under your name, then forum at the top, then signature on the left vertical. You can write whatever you want there. good luck with your application.


I-130/AOS Timeline:

03/28/2012 (Day 0) - Concurrent filing of I-130/AOS (with EAD and AP) mailed to Chicago Lockbox
03/29/2012 (Day 1) - Package delivered to Chicago Lockbox, confirmation received.
04/02/2012 (Day 5) - emails/texts NOA 1 x 4
04/03/2012 (Day 6) - checks cashed
04/10/2012 (Day 13) - Notice for biometrics app. May 2, 2012
04/12/2012 (Day 15) - NOA 1 hard copies received x 4
04/17/2012 (Day 20) - Email for RFE received
05/02/2012 (Day 33) - Biometrics done
05/03/2012 (Day 34) - RFE response sent
05/11/2012 (Day 42) - RFE received by USCIS
06/04/2012 (Day 68) - EAD/AP card production email
06/09/2012 (Day 73) - EAD/AP card in HAND
06/10/2012 (Day 74) - SSN application
06/15/2012 (Day 79) - SSN in hand and interview email for July 23rd
07/23/2012 (Day 117) - INTERVIEW!!!!
07/27/2012 (Day 121) - Email notification of APPROVAL
07/31/2012 (Day 125) - Email of I-130 approval
08/01/2012 (Day 126) - Email of Card Production
08/02/2012 (Day 127) - Welcome letter received in the mail + USPS notification email
08/04/2012 (Day 129) - GC received (exp: 2014)

04/26/2014 - ROC started

07/02/2014 - ROC approved. No Biometrics and No interview

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1) Click "Setting" in the top right of your screen, under your username.

2) Click the "Profile" tab under your "Your Options"

3) Click the "Change Signature"

4) Then edit your sig and click save.

Thank you Chris..

The timeline at the bottom of our posts is actually a signature. Go to settings in the upper right corner under your name, then forum at the top, then signature on the left vertical. You can write whatever you want there. good luck with your application.

I just did as advised. Thanks for taking time to direct me. Good luck to all of us.



F-1 to LPR
Day 0 - 03/31/2012 - Package (concurrent I-{130/AOS/AP/EAD} ) sent to Chicago with USPS
Day 1 - 04/02/2012 - Delivered!!!
Day 5 - 04/06/2012 - "Acceptance confirmation received for entire forms & routed to NBC" was sent via email.
Day 10 - 04/11/2012 - NOA for I-{130/AOS/AP/EAD} Received.
Day 15 - 04/16/2012 - NOA for Biometrics appointment Received. {Scheduled for 05/08/12}
Day 37 - 05/08/2012 - Biometrics app completed.
Day 44 - 05/15/2012 - Interview date schedule @ Dallas/Irving TX..
Day 54 - 05/25/2012 - EAD/AP production Notification.
Day 75 - 06/15/2012 - Interview'd with NO approval. 1 hr Post-interview: Received I-485/Card production email.
Day 78 - 06/18/2012 - 2nd emails {I-485/Decision/Register PR and I-130/Post-Decision} Received.
Day 81 - 06/21/2012 - Received {email of Card mailed out} and 2 Hardcopies {I-485 & I-131 approval}
Day 83 - 06/23/2012 - GC touched down. 10x Mailman.

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I'm having a hard time distracting myself from checking my emails/texts. This process is going to be the biggest test of my patience. I'm just glad I have a bunch of people in the same boat as we are!


06/25/12-2 Year Green Card Approved

05/13/14-Mailed ROC

05/15/14-NOA Receipt Date

05/19/14-Check posted to account and NOA received in mail

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