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CSC kicked some butt on my application. Sent it in on June 15th, check cashed the same day, biometrics completed on July 10 and received my ten year green card on July 28th. Was not expecting it to arrive this fast. There is hope for CSC processing!!!!

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CSC kicked some butt on my application. Sent it in on June 15th, check cashed the same day, biometrics completed on July 10 and received my ten year green card on July 28th. Was not expecting it to arrive this fast. There is hope for CSC processing!!!!

WOW what did you do to them , please tell me I might try the same with montreal who knows I might end up with an interview next week instead of another possible 6 month , lol

well congratulations


129f for K1 visa filed in march 07 check my timeline for full info

03 March 2008 , received welcome letter and 2 year GC yeahhhhhhhhhhhhh

22 NOV 2009 to lift condition GC expires 22 Feb 2010

24 Nov 09 send in I 751 ( ROC , in VT )

25 Nov 09 Your item was delivered at 12:10 PM in SAINT ALBANS, VT 05479 to INS .

30 Nov 09 Check Cashed

21 Dec 09 biometric

On March 9, 2010, we ordered production of your new card.

12 March 2010 received approval letter in mail

16 March 2010 10 year Green Card received in mail exp date March 09 / 2020

April 14/2017 send N400 

04/25/17 credit card charged 

04/25/17 e mail NOA send 

05/01/17 hard copy of NOA dated 04/25 received in mail

05/06/17 biometric hard copy in mail 

05/19/17 Biometric appointment in Hartford CT 

07/17/17 Inline for Interview 

07/24/17 Interview letter in mail 

08/24/17 Interview in Springfield MA ... Yes Aproved

09/14/17 Oath Ceremony .... done I am a US citizen

09/22/17 Applied for Passport ( per reg mail ) 

10/04/17 got passport in mail  

10/13/17 got certificate in mail  , updated status with social security office 


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WOW - that's fantastic!!! Congratulations!!! :dance: :dance:

If you haven't already, can you share what you sent as evidence?

Congratulations again!!

AOS: ND - June 5 2006 | RFE - June 15 2006 | FP Notice - June 30 (Rescheduled to Sept 16) | AP ND - August 14 2006| Walk-in FP - Sept 5 (FP cleared next day!) | Interview - Sept 8 2006 (Approved!) | Welcome Letter - Sept 13 | EAD received - Sept 19 (kinda moot since I'm waiting for GC) | GC received - Sept 23 2006 - Woohoo!!

I-751: 06/10/08 Mailed package to VSC direct (per memo instructions) not TSC. The wait begins... | 06/11/08 Package received at VSC (12.12pm) | 06/19/08 Check cashed | 06/20/08 Received NOA1 in the mail - ND is 06/17/08 | 07/10/08 Received Biometrics Appt Letter - ND is 7/7/08 | 07/22/08 Biometrics (had to do ink & paper also...) | 07/22/08 Touched | 07/23/08 Touched | 02/11/09 Transferred to CSC (got email)... | 02/12/09 Touched | 02/20/09 Touched (but no email) | 03/24/09 Approval letter arrives in the mail! Approval date is 3/18/09 from VSC | 04/03/09 Received card, postmarked 3/31 from CSC

N-400: 06/11/09 Mailed to Lewisville Lockbox | 06/12/09 Package received at Lockbox and signed for at 1.31pm | 06/18/09 Check Cashed | 06/19/09 NOA, PD 06/12/09 | 07/06/09 Biometrics letter received, ND is 07/02/09 | 07/24/09 Biometrics appointment | 08/06/09 IL received, ND 08/03/09 | Interview 09/14/09 at 9.30am (approved!) | Oath 10/21/09 | USC

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Congrats on the fast processing!!!

Mine took 8 months.


KURT & RAYMA (K-1 Visa)

Oct. 9/03... I-129F sent to NSC

June 10/04... K-1 Interview - APPROVED!!!!

July 31/04... Entered U.S.

Aug. 28/04... WEDDING DAY!!!!

Aug. 30/04... I-485, I-765 & I-131 sent to Seattle

Dec. 10/04... AOS Interview - APPROVED!!!!! (Passport stamped)

Sept. 9/06... I-751 sent to NSC

May 15/07... 10-Yr. PR Card arrives in the mail

Sept. 13/07... N-400 sent to NSC

Aug. 21/08... Interview - PASSED!!!!

Sept. 2/08... Oath Ceremony

Sept. 5/08... Sent in Voter Registration Card

Sept. 9/08... SSA office to change status to "U.S. citizen"

Oct. 8/08... Applied in person for U.S. Passport

Oct. 22/08... U.S. Passport received


KAELY (K-2 Visa)

Apr. 6/05... DS-230, Part I faxed to Vancouver Consulate

May 26/05... K-2 Interview - APPROVED!!!!

Sept. 5/05... Entered U.S.

Sept. 7/05... I-485 & I-131 sent to CLB

Feb. 22/06... AOS Interview - APPROVED!!!!! (Passport NOT stamped)

Dec. 4/07... I-751 sent to NSC

May 23/08... 10-Yr. PR Card arrives in the mail

Mar. 22/11.... N-400 sent to AZ

June 27/11..... Interview - PASSED!!!

July 12/11..... Oath Ceremony

We're NOT lawyers.... just your average folks who had to find their own way!!!!! Anything we post here is simply our own opinions/suggestions/experiences and should not be taken as LAW!!!!

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Wow!! That's amazing. did you send extra strong coffee or something with the petition? :jest: :jest:

Mike (Connecticut, USA) and Rosemary (Blue Mountains, Australia)


Nov 5 2008 - sent in N400 to CSC

Nov 13 2008 - check cashed

Nov 19 2008 - received NOA dated Nov 13, says application transferred to Nat'l Benefits Center

Dec 4 2008 - Biometrics done

Feb 9 2009 - Received letter saying interview on Mar 18 2009.

Mar 18 2009 - Interview - in and out in 8 minutes!

Mar 23 2009 - Received oath letter for ceremony April 10. Doh!! I'll be travelling. Sent letter requesting later ceremony date.

May 29 2009 - OATH CEREMONY, Reno. I am now a US citizen!


May 2007 - Moved to Reno NV, and so we file at CSC instead of NSC - yay!!!

July 23, 2007 - I-751 mailed

July 25, 2007, 10.47am - envelope delivered to CSC

August 2, 2007 - Check cashed

August 6, 2007 - NOA 1 received

Sept 10, 2007 - Biometrics Appointment

Sept 21, 2007 - Received 10yGC approval letter dated 9/18 - wow, speedy, and no interview!

Sept 29, 2007 - 10yr GC arrives



Oct 4 - DCF Sydney Interview, Visa in Hand!


Nov 1 2005 - Received Green Card by Mail

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congratulations on the fast processing

K-1 Visa Journey

03/10/2007 - Sent I-129F to NSC

06/05/2007 - Approved

06/25/2007 - NVC Case Number received

07/05/2007 - Fiance received Packets 3 and 4

09/06/2007 - INTERVIEW----- APPROVED

09/13/2007 - VISA IN HAND

09/14/2007 - POE AT JFK

10/26/2007 - Wedding

01/17/2008 - Email from CRIS that I-129 was approved!

AOS Journey

10/28/2007 - AOS mailed to Chicago via Federal Express

10/29/2007 - AOS received at Chicago

11/05/2007 - NOA for I-131, I-485, I-765

12/28/2007 - Biometrics

12/29/2007 - Case appeared on USCIS website

12/31/2007 - EAD Card Production Ordered; AP Approved

01/10/2008 - AP Received in mail

01/12/2008 - EAD Card Recieved in mail

07/24/2008 - AOS Interview

07/30/2008 -Card Production Ordered


04/30/2010 - ROC mailed to CA via USPS Express Mail

08/10/2010 - EAD Card Production Ordered; AOS Approved

04/24/2011 - Mailed N-400

05/12/2011 - Received I-797C

06/08/2011 - Biometrics

07/25/2011 - N-400 Interview

07/25/2011 - Oath Ceremony


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WOWOW - Congratulations on the fast processing! :dance:


Married March 25, 2004 - Tunis, Tunisia

Timelines are now in profile

02/23/05- Husband arrives............POE Newark, NJ!


02/23/09 - mailed citizenship papers to Lewisville, TX - priority mail

02/26/09 - received at TX

03/04/09 - Service Center deposits check

03/04/09 - NOA date

03/06/09 - check posted to my account

03/09/09 - NOA received in mail

06/04/09 - called Customer Service - in regards to not receiving bio appointment

06/13/09 - received letter in regards to my inquiry to Customer Service - stating husband had recently missed biometric appointment (never received a notice in mail) - going to be rescheduled - letter dated 06/05/09

06/17/09 - received Notice for biometrics appointment - dated 06/12/09

06/26/09 - Biometrics Appointment - St. Albans, VT

08/20/09 - Received Interview Appointment Letter

10/05/09 - Interview - Albany, NY- PASSED

10/23/09 - Oath Ceremony - Fort Edward, NY

01/28/10 - applied for US Passport

02/19/10 - received back naturalization certificate

02/22/10 - received US Passport

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Nice! Congratulations! :)

*Cheryl -- Nova Scotia ....... Jerry -- Oklahoma*

Jan 17, 2014 N-400 submitted

Jan 27, 2014 NOA received and cheque cashed

Feb 13, 2014 Biometrics scheduled

Nov 7, 2014 NOA received and interview scheduled

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Thanks everyone, didn't even submit a bribe, they processed it quickly all on their own.

Here is a list of evidence I submitted (notice I did not submit the letter from family and/or friends)

1) Lease agreement

2) June 2007 monthly rent receipt

3) Joint ING Savings account

4) Joint Washington Mutual Checking account

5) Joint Scottrade Traditional account

6) John Hancock 401k enrollment application and 1/01/2007 quarterly statement

7) 2006 State and Federal Tax returns

8) 2005 State and Federal Tax returns

9) Honda vehicle retail installment sales contract

10) Honda Financial Services May 2007 loan statement

11) Wawanesa car insurance statement of account

12) AAA membership renewal bill

13) HealthNet health insurance card showing joint benefits

14) Photos

15) Christmas Cards sent to my spouse and I

16) Gas Bill, Electric bill with my wife's name and our address

17) Appliance rental bill and cable bill with my name and our address

Good luck everyone!!

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Ugh....that may be aggravating we did the Biometrics on the 10th of July still waiting and I see lots of speedy approvals. Hope that things are moving soon. Last time we were moving along, with the 130, then they lost our whole file and it took an extra year.

Married June 4, 2004

Submitted I 130 June 17, 2004

NO1 June 29,2004

Approved: August 20, 2004

February 28: I 130 approved again

37 days of floating in space till NVC finds the new one [/color]

April 6: NVC process DS3032 and AOS bill((37 days[/


April 7: NVC operator says CSC asked for petition back

April 11: other NVC operator says that is not true.

April 8 Received AOS bill (39 days)

April 11: AOS bill paid

April 12: AOS bill arrives @bank.

April 13: DS3202 arrives in Germany & returned (46 days)

April 25: IV Fee generated(55 days)

May 7: IV Fee received ( 67 days)

May 9: IV Fee sent to St. Louis ( 69 days)

May 11: IV Fee received by the famous D.HORN( 71 days)

May 21: 864 received( 81 days)

May 23: 864 sent to NVC ( 81 days)

May 24: IV fee in system( 82 days)( 13 days)

June 4: 864 approved.(10 days from delivery)

June 4: DS230 resent by NVC

June 8: DS230 mailed to NVC

June 13: DS230 in system ( 5 days) ( 104 days)

June 21: CASE COMPLETED ( 114 days)

June 29: Case @ consulate ( 122 days)

July 29: Interview ( 153 days)

153 at NVC: a whole year with all the USCIS mistakes. Losing our app and everything

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