Oregon - Portland Field Office
Field Office Director: Evelyn Sahli
This office serves the State of Oregon. This office also serves the following counties in Washington State: Clark, Cowlitz, Skamania, and Wahkiakum. The Portland Field Office also serves the city of Bingen in Washington's Klickitat county.
From the North, take Interstate 5.
From the South, take Interstate 5.
From the East, take Interstate 84.
From the West, take US-26 E.
PARKING: There are parking meters on the street and pay parking lots available near the office.
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, please mail your application or make an INFOPASS appointment to submit your application in person.
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.
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. When you come to your scheduled INFOPASS appointment, you must bring the printout of your INFOPASS appointment and a photo ID with you.
The Information Counter is open Monday through Friday by INFOPASS appointment only (times vary).
This office is closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Emergencies are handled on a case-by-case basis. If you need emergency services, please bring adequate evidence of the emergency with you. For information on expedite guidelines, please see the following http://www.uscis.gov/forms/expedite-criteria.
If you do not have access to the internet, INFOPASS appointments may be scheduled using the INFOPASS kiosk located in the information lobby of the Portland Field Office.
The INFOPASS kiosk is available for use Monday through Friday from 6:45 a.m. until 4 p.m.
ATTORNEY or REPRESENTATIVE PROCEDURES:
If you are an attorney seeking case-specific information at this office, you must make an INFOPASS appointment and be prepared to present a G-28.
Attorney or Representative Procedures
If you are an attorney seeking information at this office, you must make an INFOPASS appointment to visit this office.
The Portland Field Office conducts Judicial Ceremonies once per month and Administrative regularly. This office does conduct same-day naturalization ceremonies.
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:
Last Reviewed/Updated: 04/17/2012