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Mississippi - Jackson Field Support Office

Immigration Services Officer: Minnie Hamm
District Director: Cindy Gomez
Southeast Region

Physical AddressMailing AddressExpress Mail

100 West Capitol St.
Suite 727
Jackson, MS 39269

100 West Capitol St.
Suite 727
Jackson, MS 39269

100 West Capitol St.
Suite 727
Jackson, MS 39269

Service Area
Transportation, Directions, and Parking
Filing Information and Case Status
Visiting the Office and Attorney Procedures
Naturalization Ceremonies
Prohibited Items

Service Area

This office serves Bolivar, Calhoun, Carroll, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Clay, George, Hancock, Harrison, Hinds, Humphreys, Jackson, Leake, Leflore, Lowndes, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Neshoba, Oktibbeha, Pearl, Rankin, Scott, Stone, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Washington, Webster, Yalobusha, and Yazoo counties.

Transportation

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

Take Interstate 55.
Exit at the Pearl Street Exit.
Head west on Pearl Street.
Turn right onto Farish Street.
The Citizenship and Immigration Services and Application Support Center is located inside the McCoy Federal Building on the left at the corner of Farish and Capitol.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

JATRAN public bus service is available throughout the downtown Jackson area.
Please see their website for further details concerning routes and rates: http://www.jacksonms.gov/government/planning/jatran

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Parking & Accessibility

PARKING: Hourly parking is provided in the Bankruptcy Building parking garage across from the McCoy Federal Building. The garage may be accessed at the Capitol Street ramp at the corner of Farish and Capitol Street (it is handicap accessible and has elevators).

Hourly parking meters may also be available within walking distance of the Federal Building.

HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY: This office is handicapped accessible.

Filing Information

Follow the instructions on the form(s) that you are filing. If the instructions on the application tell you to file the form at a USCIS local office and you live within this service area, you must file the form as noted below.

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Case Status and Referral Follow-ups

If you want to know the status of a case that is pending at this office, you should first call customer service at 1-800-375-5283. If your case is outside of our normal processing time, as shown on the uscis.gov web site, a customer service representative will ask USCIS to research your case, and we will send you a letter with further information.

If the customer service representative instructs you to visit our office, you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment, on our website, to visit this office in person.

Remember to bring the following items noted below, to the office for your appointment:

  • Any notices we have sent to you
  • A valid photo identity document, such as a driver license, passport, employment authorization document, etc.
  • A copy of the application or petition that you filed
  • Proof of paying the fee such as a copy of a cancelled check (front and back) or money order that has been traced for payment, or a handwritten receipt from an Immigration Services Officer.

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Visiting the Office

In order to visit this office or to speak with an Immigration Services Officer, you must have an appointment scheduled by USCIS, or you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment on the USCIS website.

The office hours are: Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:30PM.

Attorney or Representative Procedures

If you are an attorney seeking information at this office, you must make an INFOPASS appointment to visit this office.

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Naturalization Ceremonies

The Jackson Field Support Office holds Judicial Ceremonies approximately 3 times a month in different locations and try to hold 1 large Administrative Ceremony every 2 months. These ceremonies usually have about 400 people.  The Jackson Field Support Office does have same-day naturalization ceremonies for Military cases and emergency naturalization cases. Same-day naturalization ceremonies occur when the office cannot fill the 200 person ceremony.

Prohibited Items

Rules and regulations governing public buildings and grounds can be found at Title 41, Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart 101-20.3 and Title 18, United States Code, Section 930.  Additionally, this office prohibits:

  • Scissors, Razors, and Other Sharp Objects
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Hammers
  • Recording Devices
  • Camera (except for naturalization ceremonies)

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 07/23/2012