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Hi all.

So my husband and I filed all our paperwork for AOS back in November. All three of our receipts were in my married name. My biometrics letter arrived and it was in my maiden name. Stupidly after reading online some I decided to just take my marriage certificate and social security card with me that had my married name on, to show that this was incorrect.

At my appointment they couldn't do anything to rectify this, I called USCIS and they have put me on a call back list for in 183 minutes (great) and I am trying to use infopass to get an appointment to see an immigration officer at a later date because nobody would see me today.

Had I known there were anything I could have done to fix this prior I would have done - I am so angry at myself.

Has anyone been through this experience, does anyone have any advice? I want to fix this as soon as possible so my resident card is not incorrect. What a nightmare.


I-129F sent: 2016-04-27

NOA1 Email & Text: 2016-05-04

NOA1 Received in Mail: 2016-05-18

NOA2 Email & Text: 2016-07-06 (63 DAYS!)

NOA2 Received in Mail: 2016-07-18

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Hi all.

So my husband and I filed all our paperwork for AOS back in November. All three of our receipts were in my married name. My biometrics letter arrived and it was in my maiden name. Stupidly after reading online some I decided to just take my marriage certificate and social security card with me that had my married name on, to show that this was incorrect.

At my appointment they couldn't do anything to rectify this, I called USCIS and they have put me on a call back list for in 183 minutes (great) and I am trying to use infopass to get an appointment to see an immigration officer at a later date because nobody would see me today.

Had I known there were anything I could have done to fix this prior I would have done - I am so angry at myself.

Has anyone been through this experience, does anyone have any advice? I want to fix this as soon as possible so my resident card is not incorrect. What a nightmare.

I called them and put in a service request.. My name was changed the next day and I could follow it online. The lady I spoke to read back to me exactly what she had written about the name and asked me if it was ok and did I want her to add anything for the officer to read..

Good luck :)


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2016-03-19         i-129F Sent
2016-03-24         i-129F NOA1
2016-06-14         i-129F NOA2
2016-07-08         NVC Rec'd
2016-07-12         Case #
2016-07-13         NVC Left
2016-07-14         Consulate Rec'd
2016-07-19         Medical
2016-08-11         Interview Date (approved)
2016-09-06         Issued
2016-09-09         Visa In Hand
2016-10-19         POE Dallas Fort-Worth
2016-10-30         Our Halloween Wedding

2016-11-16         AOS package sent (i-485, i-131, i-765, i-864, g-325a, DS-3025)
2016-11-17         AOS package delivered to Chicago lockbox
2016-11-23         NOA1's by e-mail and text (@ 10:30 pm CT)
2016-11-26         NOA1 hard copies
2016-12-03         Biometrics appointment in mail
2016-12-07         Biometrics (Early walk-in Desoto, appointment was for Dec 13th)

2017-02-17         Notice of card in production by email and text (@8:00 am CT, i-765) - Day 92

2017-02-22         Notice of approval by email and text (@1:00 pm CT, i-765 and i-131) - Day 97

2017-02-22         Notice of card being mailed by email and text (@7:00 pm CT, i-765) - Day 97

2017-02-25         EAD/AP combo card arrived in mail - Day 100

2017-03-03         Notice of green card in production by email and text (@4:00 pm CT, i-485) - Day 106

2017-03-03         Notice of approval by email and text (@6:00 pm CT, i-485) - Day 106

2017-03-11          Green card arrived in mail  - Day 113

2018-12-03          First day to file for ROC (i-751)

 

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Question... AT your biometrics they have you enter all your names though on a sheet and the officer (where I was) put my names in with me watching the screen next to him, asked me if it was correct and if those were all names I used... Did they say why they couldn't change it? Do you mean they entered your maiden name only?

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K1 Visa & AOS

Spoiler

2016-03-19         i-129F Sent
2016-03-24         i-129F NOA1
2016-06-14         i-129F NOA2
2016-07-08         NVC Rec'd
2016-07-12         Case #
2016-07-13         NVC Left
2016-07-14         Consulate Rec'd
2016-07-19         Medical
2016-08-11         Interview Date (approved)
2016-09-06         Issued
2016-09-09         Visa In Hand
2016-10-19         POE Dallas Fort-Worth
2016-10-30         Our Halloween Wedding

2016-11-16         AOS package sent (i-485, i-131, i-765, i-864, g-325a, DS-3025)
2016-11-17         AOS package delivered to Chicago lockbox
2016-11-23         NOA1's by e-mail and text (@ 10:30 pm CT)
2016-11-26         NOA1 hard copies
2016-12-03         Biometrics appointment in mail
2016-12-07         Biometrics (Early walk-in Desoto, appointment was for Dec 13th)

2017-02-17         Notice of card in production by email and text (@8:00 am CT, i-765) - Day 92

2017-02-22         Notice of approval by email and text (@1:00 pm CT, i-765 and i-131) - Day 97

2017-02-22         Notice of card being mailed by email and text (@7:00 pm CT, i-765) - Day 97

2017-02-25         EAD/AP combo card arrived in mail - Day 100

2017-03-03         Notice of green card in production by email and text (@4:00 pm CT, i-485) - Day 106

2017-03-03         Notice of approval by email and text (@6:00 pm CT, i-485) - Day 106

2017-03-11          Green card arrived in mail  - Day 113

2018-12-03          First day to file for ROC (i-751)

 

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