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Hello there ,

I'm the selectee of dv lottery 2015 and already in the U.S. With F-1 visa my visa expired but I still have my I-20 and I-94 so I'm legal , but I'm not sure on part 2 application type which status should I pick and which approve I need to show ?? (I-20 or confirmation page ? ) could you help please ?

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If you're still on a valid F1 visa status ( going to school full time with a valid I-20), then it doesn't matter if your F1 visa stamp has expired. That's only an issue if you depart the U.S. and plan on re-entering where you'll need a new stamp. On your I-485 where it asks for your current USCIS status put "F-1 student" where it asks expires on put "D/S" (Duration of Status). You should be fine. Remember you must be on a valid status to adjust your as a DV applicant in the U.S. so it's imperative you Keep being a full time student and complying with the terms of your F1 visa until you get your greencard after the interview.

Edited by Starkilla09

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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