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I haven't seen an Italian thread in this forum. I'm curious to see how many Italian VJ members are out there.


ROC Timeline
Service Center: Vermont
90 Day Window Opened....08/22/17
I-751 Packet Sent..............08/23/17
NOA1 Dated.......................08/25/17
NOA1 Mailed......................08/30/17
NOA1 Received..................09/02/17
Check Cashed....................08/31/17
Biometrics Mailed...............09/20/17
Biometrics Received..........09/22/17
Biometrics Appointment.....10/03/17
Approved............................09/24/18
 

N400 Timeline

90 Day Window Opens...........08/22/18

N-400 Filed (Online)...............08/23/18

Receipt Notice.......................08/24/18

Biometrics Letter Rcvd..........08/31/18

Biometrics Appointment.......09/21/18

In Line For Interview.............xx/xx/xx

Interview Letter Rcvd............xx/xx/xx

Interview................................xx/xx/xx

Oath.......................................xx/xx/xx

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09/27/14 Married :content:

12/03/14 Became a US citizen :star:

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02/25/15 130 Petition sent

02/27/15 NOA1 date :clock:

07/23/15 NOA2 date

08/03/15 Mailed to NVC

08/07/15 NVC Received

08/19/15 Case number assigned, submitted DS-261

08/20/15 Paid AOS bill

08/25/15 Received welcome letter

08/25/15 Sent AOS & IV package

08/31/15 DS-261 reviewed

08/31/15 AOS & IV scan date confirmed by Sup.

09/02/15 Received IV bill by email

09/03/15 Paid IV bill

09/09/15 Submitted DS-260

09/17/15 Case Completed @ NVC

10/06/15 Expedite Request sent to NVC

11/12/15 Contacted Sen. Marco Rubio for assistance with expedite by email

11/19/15 Expedite Approved

12/9/15 Medical

12/11/15 Interview (Approved)

12/14/15 CEAC Status changed to AP

12/15/15 CEAC Status Changed to Issued

12/18/15 Picked up Passport & booked hubby's ticket.

12/31/15 Ring in the New Years together after 4 years!!!! :dancing:

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on a PC? Click the flag under your name, study at the Italy Portal..

Go Get Em, and Good Luck !


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My husband is Italian, but moved to the Italian part of Switzerland when he was 10. He holds passports for both, but we now live in Amsterdam. Just found out that his Foreign State Chargeability is Italy, so for all intents and purposes he is Italian but we will be dealing with the Dutch Embassy.


American girl and Swiss/Italian boy who met in San Francisco in 2009, moved to Amsterdam in 2014 and married in Switzerland in 2015. Both living and filed for CR-1 from abroad. (L)

USCIS: California Service Center

07/04/2015: I-130 Sent

07/08/2015: NOA 1

07/30/2015: NOA 2

NVC

08/15/2015: NVC Scan

08/24/2015: NVC Case and IIN Received

08/24/2015: DS-261 Completed

08/24/2015: AOS Fee Received

08/26/2015: AOS Fee Marked as Paid

08/28/2015: IV Fee Received

08/31/2015: AOS Package Scanned

09/02/2015: IV Package Scanned

09/02/2015: IV Fee Marked as Paid

09/02/2015: DS-260 Completed

10/07/2015: NVC flagged for Supervisor Review

10/08/2015: Case Complete!!!

10/09/2015: Interview Date Scheduled

10/13/2015: P4 Interview Letter Received

Consulate

11/10/2015: Medical Appointment

11/17/2015: Interview

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My husband is Italian, but moved to the Italian part of Switzerland when he was 10. He holds passports for both, but we now live in Amsterdam. Just found out that his Foreign State Chargeability is Italy, so for all intents and purposes he is Italian but we will be dealing with the Dutch Embassy.

Make yourselves at home then ;)

My wife is a Serbian national but moved to Italy over 10 years ago. When I first signed up on VJ I was debating which country to put, but since my wife is a resident and has been living and working in Italy for the past 10 + years, you might as well call her an Italian.


ROC Timeline
Service Center: Vermont
90 Day Window Opened....08/22/17
I-751 Packet Sent..............08/23/17
NOA1 Dated.......................08/25/17
NOA1 Mailed......................08/30/17
NOA1 Received..................09/02/17
Check Cashed....................08/31/17
Biometrics Mailed...............09/20/17
Biometrics Received..........09/22/17
Biometrics Appointment.....10/03/17
Approved............................09/24/18
 

N400 Timeline

90 Day Window Opens...........08/22/18

N-400 Filed (Online)...............08/23/18

Receipt Notice.......................08/24/18

Biometrics Letter Rcvd..........08/31/18

Biometrics Appointment.......09/21/18

In Line For Interview.............xx/xx/xx

Interview Letter Rcvd............xx/xx/xx

Interview................................xx/xx/xx

Oath.......................................xx/xx/xx

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Yes, that makes sense!

We've been following your timeline since we joined VJ (we subscribed to it...hehe?) and being Italian must really put us in the same boat for processing times! You guys are a month ahead of us but we've been following a very similar trend for your processing times from USCIS through NVC. I really hope we follow in your CC trend, you guys went so fast! :D

You're both residing in Italy now, no?


American girl and Swiss/Italian boy who met in San Francisco in 2009, moved to Amsterdam in 2014 and married in Switzerland in 2015. Both living and filed for CR-1 from abroad. (L)

USCIS: California Service Center

07/04/2015: I-130 Sent

07/08/2015: NOA 1

07/30/2015: NOA 2

NVC

08/15/2015: NVC Scan

08/24/2015: NVC Case and IIN Received

08/24/2015: DS-261 Completed

08/24/2015: AOS Fee Received

08/26/2015: AOS Fee Marked as Paid

08/28/2015: IV Fee Received

08/31/2015: AOS Package Scanned

09/02/2015: IV Package Scanned

09/02/2015: IV Fee Marked as Paid

09/02/2015: DS-260 Completed

10/07/2015: NVC flagged for Supervisor Review

10/08/2015: Case Complete!!!

10/09/2015: Interview Date Scheduled

10/13/2015: P4 Interview Letter Received

Consulate

11/10/2015: Medical Appointment

11/17/2015: Interview

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Yes, that makes sense!

We've been following your timeline since we joined VJ (we subscribed to it...hehe?) and being Italian must really put us in the same boat for processing times! You guys are a month ahead of us but we've been following a very similar trend for your processing times from USCIS through NVC. I really hope we follow in your CC trend, you guys went so fast! :D

You're both residing in Italy now, no?

Thank you! We hope our VJ has been a trend setter.

No, we have been in a long distance relationship since day 1. We get to see each other three or four times a year; but being in a long distance marriage is on a totally different level and has not been easy at times. Yes, thankfully our visa journey has been going pretty fast. .

Fortunately you guys have been living together throughout your relationship, and I know you're eager to start your new married life together in the US.


ROC Timeline
Service Center: Vermont
90 Day Window Opened....08/22/17
I-751 Packet Sent..............08/23/17
NOA1 Dated.......................08/25/17
NOA1 Mailed......................08/30/17
NOA1 Received..................09/02/17
Check Cashed....................08/31/17
Biometrics Mailed...............09/20/17
Biometrics Received..........09/22/17
Biometrics Appointment.....10/03/17
Approved............................09/24/18
 

N400 Timeline

90 Day Window Opens...........08/22/18

N-400 Filed (Online)...............08/23/18

Receipt Notice.......................08/24/18

Biometrics Letter Rcvd..........08/31/18

Biometrics Appointment.......09/21/18

In Line For Interview.............xx/xx/xx

Interview Letter Rcvd............xx/xx/xx

Interview................................xx/xx/xx

Oath.......................................xx/xx/xx

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Ah, I see...I should've guessed you were long distance, because it would've been easier to do direct consular filing via Rome. But you're making strides already! Literally you're almost finished..Best of luck! :D


American girl and Swiss/Italian boy who met in San Francisco in 2009, moved to Amsterdam in 2014 and married in Switzerland in 2015. Both living and filed for CR-1 from abroad. (L)

USCIS: California Service Center

07/04/2015: I-130 Sent

07/08/2015: NOA 1

07/30/2015: NOA 2

NVC

08/15/2015: NVC Scan

08/24/2015: NVC Case and IIN Received

08/24/2015: DS-261 Completed

08/24/2015: AOS Fee Received

08/26/2015: AOS Fee Marked as Paid

08/28/2015: IV Fee Received

08/31/2015: AOS Package Scanned

09/02/2015: IV Package Scanned

09/02/2015: IV Fee Marked as Paid

09/02/2015: DS-260 Completed

10/07/2015: NVC flagged for Supervisor Review

10/08/2015: Case Complete!!!

10/09/2015: Interview Date Scheduled

10/13/2015: P4 Interview Letter Received

Consulate

11/10/2015: Medical Appointment

11/17/2015: Interview

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Another Italian, right here! :)


I am the beneficiary.

(L) K1 Visa Journey

 

 

I-129F Sent: August 28, 2015
I-129F Received: September 2, 2015
NOA1 E-Notification: September 4, 2015
NOA1 Hard Copy: September 12, 2015
NOA2: October 2,2015
NOA2 Hard Copy: October 9, 2015
NVC Case# Received: October 22, 2015
Embassy received case: October 30, 2015

Interview: November 18, 2015 - Result: APPROVED
Visa in hand: November 20, 2015

POE:December 9, 2015

Marriage: December 30, 2015

 

 

(L) AoS Journey

Spoiler

 

AoS Sent: January 18, 2016
AoS Received: January 19, 2016
NOA1 E-Notification(x3): January 25, 2016
NOA1 Hard Copy: January 29, 2016

Biometrics Letter Received: February 29, 2016

Biometrics Appointment: March 4, 2016

Requested to expedite my case due to Job Offer: March 7, 2016

EAD Card in Production/AP approved: March 17,2016

- Feel free to contact me if you want further information about how I expedited my case

Received email with set GC interview: April 21, 2016

GC interview: May 25, 2016 - Result: Granted!

 

 

(L) ROC Journey

ROC Sent: February 26, 2018
ROC Received: March 3rd, 2018

NOA1 Dated: March 12th, 2018

NOA1 Received: March 17th, 2018

Biometrics Waived Letter Received: May 18th, 2018

 

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Welcome SweetJuls,

Where in Italy are you?


ROC Timeline
Service Center: Vermont
90 Day Window Opened....08/22/17
I-751 Packet Sent..............08/23/17
NOA1 Dated.......................08/25/17
NOA1 Mailed......................08/30/17
NOA1 Received..................09/02/17
Check Cashed....................08/31/17
Biometrics Mailed...............09/20/17
Biometrics Received..........09/22/17
Biometrics Appointment.....10/03/17
Approved............................09/24/18
 

N400 Timeline

90 Day Window Opens...........08/22/18

N-400 Filed (Online)...............08/23/18

Receipt Notice.......................08/24/18

Biometrics Letter Rcvd..........08/31/18

Biometrics Appointment.......09/21/18

In Line For Interview.............xx/xx/xx

Interview Letter Rcvd............xx/xx/xx

Interview................................xx/xx/xx

Oath.......................................xx/xx/xx

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Welcome SweetJuls,

Where in Italy are you?

I am from Milan!

Anybody who already attended to the interview in Naples? I read already the review about our embassy, I just wanted to know from somebody else :)


I am the beneficiary.

(L) K1 Visa Journey

 

 

I-129F Sent: August 28, 2015
I-129F Received: September 2, 2015
NOA1 E-Notification: September 4, 2015
NOA1 Hard Copy: September 12, 2015
NOA2: October 2,2015
NOA2 Hard Copy: October 9, 2015
NVC Case# Received: October 22, 2015
Embassy received case: October 30, 2015

Interview: November 18, 2015 - Result: APPROVED
Visa in hand: November 20, 2015

POE:December 9, 2015

Marriage: December 30, 2015

 

 

(L) AoS Journey

Spoiler

 

AoS Sent: January 18, 2016
AoS Received: January 19, 2016
NOA1 E-Notification(x3): January 25, 2016
NOA1 Hard Copy: January 29, 2016

Biometrics Letter Received: February 29, 2016

Biometrics Appointment: March 4, 2016

Requested to expedite my case due to Job Offer: March 7, 2016

EAD Card in Production/AP approved: March 17,2016

- Feel free to contact me if you want further information about how I expedited my case

Received email with set GC interview: April 21, 2016

GC interview: May 25, 2016 - Result: Granted!

 

 

(L) ROC Journey

ROC Sent: February 26, 2018
ROC Received: March 3rd, 2018

NOA1 Dated: March 12th, 2018

NOA1 Received: March 17th, 2018

Biometrics Waived Letter Received: May 18th, 2018

 

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I am from Milan!

Anybody who already attended to the interview in Naples? I read already the review about our embassy, I just wanted to know from somebody else :)

Not yet, but my wife has an upcoming interview on October 7th. Will let you know her experience.


ROC Timeline
Service Center: Vermont
90 Day Window Opened....08/22/17
I-751 Packet Sent..............08/23/17
NOA1 Dated.......................08/25/17
NOA1 Mailed......................08/30/17
NOA1 Received..................09/02/17
Check Cashed....................08/31/17
Biometrics Mailed...............09/20/17
Biometrics Received..........09/22/17
Biometrics Appointment.....10/03/17
Approved............................09/24/18
 

N400 Timeline

90 Day Window Opens...........08/22/18

N-400 Filed (Online)...............08/23/18

Receipt Notice.......................08/24/18

Biometrics Letter Rcvd..........08/31/18

Biometrics Appointment.......09/21/18

In Line For Interview.............xx/xx/xx

Interview Letter Rcvd............xx/xx/xx

Interview................................xx/xx/xx

Oath.......................................xx/xx/xx

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Thank you so much!

I'll be waiting :)

Not yet, but my wife has an upcoming interview on October 7th. Will let you know her experience.


I am the beneficiary.

(L) K1 Visa Journey

 

 

I-129F Sent: August 28, 2015
I-129F Received: September 2, 2015
NOA1 E-Notification: September 4, 2015
NOA1 Hard Copy: September 12, 2015
NOA2: October 2,2015
NOA2 Hard Copy: October 9, 2015
NVC Case# Received: October 22, 2015
Embassy received case: October 30, 2015

Interview: November 18, 2015 - Result: APPROVED
Visa in hand: November 20, 2015

POE:December 9, 2015

Marriage: December 30, 2015

 

 

(L) AoS Journey

Spoiler

 

AoS Sent: January 18, 2016
AoS Received: January 19, 2016
NOA1 E-Notification(x3): January 25, 2016
NOA1 Hard Copy: January 29, 2016

Biometrics Letter Received: February 29, 2016

Biometrics Appointment: March 4, 2016

Requested to expedite my case due to Job Offer: March 7, 2016

EAD Card in Production/AP approved: March 17,2016

- Feel free to contact me if you want further information about how I expedited my case

Received email with set GC interview: April 21, 2016

GC interview: May 25, 2016 - Result: Granted!

 

 

(L) ROC Journey

ROC Sent: February 26, 2018
ROC Received: March 3rd, 2018

NOA1 Dated: March 12th, 2018

NOA1 Received: March 17th, 2018

Biometrics Waived Letter Received: May 18th, 2018

 

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Our petition has been approved last Friday!! :) October 2nd!

How long does it take to get to NVC? And I would like to know if the Embassy in Naples contacted you once they got the case, or you had to contact me to be sure they received it?

Thanks! :D


I am the beneficiary.

(L) K1 Visa Journey

 

 

I-129F Sent: August 28, 2015
I-129F Received: September 2, 2015
NOA1 E-Notification: September 4, 2015
NOA1 Hard Copy: September 12, 2015
NOA2: October 2,2015
NOA2 Hard Copy: October 9, 2015
NVC Case# Received: October 22, 2015
Embassy received case: October 30, 2015

Interview: November 18, 2015 - Result: APPROVED
Visa in hand: November 20, 2015

POE:December 9, 2015

Marriage: December 30, 2015

 

 

(L) AoS Journey

Spoiler

 

AoS Sent: January 18, 2016
AoS Received: January 19, 2016
NOA1 E-Notification(x3): January 25, 2016
NOA1 Hard Copy: January 29, 2016

Biometrics Letter Received: February 29, 2016

Biometrics Appointment: March 4, 2016

Requested to expedite my case due to Job Offer: March 7, 2016

EAD Card in Production/AP approved: March 17,2016

- Feel free to contact me if you want further information about how I expedited my case

Received email with set GC interview: April 21, 2016

GC interview: May 25, 2016 - Result: Granted!

 

 

(L) ROC Journey

ROC Sent: February 26, 2018
ROC Received: March 3rd, 2018

NOA1 Dated: March 12th, 2018

NOA1 Received: March 17th, 2018

Biometrics Waived Letter Received: May 18th, 2018

 

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Our petition has been approved last Friday!! :) October 2nd!

How long does it take to get to NVC? And I would like to know if the Embassy in Naples contacted you once they got the case, or you had to contact me to be sure they received it?

Thanks! :D

Congratulations!

It normally takes 14 days for the NVC to receive your case from the service center. I would start calling the NVC around October 14th to see if they have received your case. If not, keep calling every other day until you get word that they received your case. After that you normally ahve to wait another 12 to 14 days for both your case and Invoice ID numbers to be assigned.

We never received word from Naples when they received our case. Instead our status changed on the CEAC website to "READY" which will indicate when the consulate has received and scanned your case into their system.

My wife had her medical done this morning and tomorrow is her interview.


ROC Timeline
Service Center: Vermont
90 Day Window Opened....08/22/17
I-751 Packet Sent..............08/23/17
NOA1 Dated.......................08/25/17
NOA1 Mailed......................08/30/17
NOA1 Received..................09/02/17
Check Cashed....................08/31/17
Biometrics Mailed...............09/20/17
Biometrics Received..........09/22/17
Biometrics Appointment.....10/03/17
Approved............................09/24/18
 

N400 Timeline

90 Day Window Opens...........08/22/18

N-400 Filed (Online)...............08/23/18

Receipt Notice.......................08/24/18

Biometrics Letter Rcvd..........08/31/18

Biometrics Appointment.......09/21/18

In Line For Interview.............xx/xx/xx

Interview Letter Rcvd............xx/xx/xx

Interview................................xx/xx/xx

Oath.......................................xx/xx/xx

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