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OK, here is my timeline of visa status after visa interview on Nov 5th

"Administrative Processing"  from Nov 8th to 18th.

"Application received"  19th to 20th( 2 days)

"Administrative Processing" 21st( I just checked this morning)

Next update will be issued maybe in half a day? I hope so as tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day!!!!

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Administrative Processing can take days, weeks or even months.

Germany is very fast but I don't know about China.


AOS timeline

02/21/17 Sent AOS, EAD and AP to the USCIS Lockbox Facility in Chicago via UPS

02/24/17 USCIS received the application

03/14/17 Check was cashed

03/15/17 received NOA1s as text messages and emails( notice date is 03/13/17)

03/21/17 NOA1 hardcopies received in the mail

03/30/17 Biometrics Appointment letter received in the mail

04/11/17 Biometrics appointment

05/07/17 Day 75 -> called USCIS about my EAD/AP status: service request was made; my I-485 is still in the normal time frame

06/01/17 Day 100 since sending AOS to USCIS Chicago Lockbox

06/08/17 Day 107 -> new EAD status: New Card Is Being Produced( No RFE or RFIE)

06/12/17 Received NOA2 Approval Notice for EAD and AP in the mail

06/13/17 New EAD status: Card Was Mailed To Me

06/17/17 Day 116 -> Received EAD/AP combo card in the mail

10/18/17 Day 240 -> Green Card is being produced (no interview)

10/20/17 Day 242 -> Card Was Mailed To Me; Welcome To the United States-letter  was in the mail

10/25/17 Day 247 -> USPS couldn't deliver Green Card due to insufficient address; the mailman was too lazy to leave the letter on the porch

11/14/17  Day 267 -> Appointment at the USCIS Atlanta Field Office to request that USCIS resent my Green Card

11/15/17 Day 268 ->  Called USCIS and talked to an Tier 2 Immigration Officer: My Green Card will be resend to me

12/11/17 Day 294 -> Received a letter from USCIS saying that my Green Card will be resend within the next 30 days

01/09/18 Day 323 -> Filed a paperwork called DHS-7001 in order to talk to a USCIS Ombudsman about USCIS resending my Green Card

03/23/18                 -> My Green Card got finally delivered! :)

07/15/19                  -> File for ROC

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1 hour ago, kris&me said:

Did they keep the passport after interview?

In General Consulate of America located in  Guangzhou, they took most documents before the interview(including the passport) at section A. The final interview was arranged at Section B. The officer kept my passport and all photos, then he told me I passed (if visa was denied,they would give back the passport right away),  The interview was successful  and they didn't ask me for any extra documents.

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The passport will be returned to you with the visa in it, any day now.

 

I see that they are NOT closed on Friday - it is already Thursday (Thanksgiving) morning in Guangzhou


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5 hours ago, RandyW said:

The passport will be returned to you with the visa in it, any day now.

 

I see that they are NOT closed on Friday - it is already Thursday (Thanksgiving) morning in Guangzhou

I'm hoping that my visa will be issued this Friday. We've been waiting for this visa for nearly 14 years.  Some time in early of 2005, The moment when we decided to live together In Beijing destined that this journey wouldn't be easy at all. It took  over 3 years to get our case approved by USCIS officer.   Thank you for your warm comment.

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On 11/22/2018 at 1:55 AM, RandyW said:

The passport will be returned to you with the visa in it, any day now.

 

I see that they are NOT closed on Friday - it is already Thursday (Thanksgiving) morning in Guangzhou

as what you said, my visa has been issued this afternoon. Now I have to wait for my passport delivered by  EMS.  Thank you for your comment.

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