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Hi,

I am a legal us resident, I need 2 more yeard to get the citizenship.

my boyfriend is in the usa with a F1 student visa. we would like to get marry and I would like to know if he can somehow adjust the status and how long will it take until I am a resident. should we wait for me to be a citizen?

thanks

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He cannot adjust his status until his priority date is current, once you file the I-130 as a LPR. Because you are a LPR, there is a few years wait until there is a visa number available for him. He will need to maintain his F-1 status or he will be ineligible to adjust status.


AOS for my husband
8/17/10: INTERVIEW DAY (day 123) APPROVED!!

ROC:
5/23/12: Sent out package
2/06/13: APPROVED!

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Canada
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Hi,

I am a legal us resident, I need 2 more yeard to get the citizenship.

my boyfriend is in the usa with a F1 student visa. we would like to get marry and I would like to know if he can somehow adjust the status and how long will it take until I am a resident. should we wait for me to be a citizen?

thanks

Nevermind, Harpa answered it. :rofl:

Edited by jdh

July 2005 - met my awesome, hot, amazing love in Lousiana.
July 2006 - Married said love and moved to Canada.
June 2011 - Entered US to visit family, decided to stay.
Feb. 2012 - Sent paperwork to Chicago.

May 2012 - Received green card.

Day 0 - Package sent to Chicago Lockbox - 02/27/2012
Day 2 - UPS Tracking Confirmation - 02/29/2012
Day 4 - NOA Emails Received - 03/02/2012
Day 7 - All Checks Cashed - 03/05/2012
Day 11 - Hard Copy NOA's Received - 03/09/2012
Day 11 - Biometrics Appointment Received - 03/09/2012
--------- - Booked for - 04/03/2012 (day 36)
Day 35 - Early Biometricts Walk-in - 04/02/2012
Day 44 - Received Appointment Letter - 04/11/2012
Day 58 - EAD Approval Online - 04/25/2012
Day 63 - EAD in the mail - 04/30/2012
Day 65 - EAD in hand - 05/02/2012
Day 77 - AOS Interview - 05/14/2012
Day 77 - AOS Approved!
Day 84 - Green Card In Hand - 05/21/2012

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