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Oregon - Portland Field Office

 Field Office Director (Acting): Michael N. Hickman
District Director: Anne Arries Corsano
Western Region

Physical AddressMailing AddressExpress Mail

1455 NW Overton St.
Suite 1
Portland, OR 97209

1455 NW Overton St.
Suite 1
Portland, OR 97209

1455 NW Overton St.
Suite 1
Portland, OR 97209

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 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.

Transportation

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

The building is located between Northwest 14th Avenue and Overton Street

From the North, take Interstate 5.
Merge onto Interstate I-405 S via Exit 302B.
Take Exit 302B toward Beaverton.
Take Exit 2B toward Everett Street.
Turn left onto Northwest Everett Street.
Turn at the 2nd left onto Northwest 14th Avenue.
Turn left onto Northwest Overton Street.
1455 Northwest Overton is on the right.

From the South, take Interstate 5.
Merge onto Interstate I-405 N via Exit 299B (US-26/City Center/Beaverton).
Take Exit 2B toward Everett Street.
Take slight left turn onto Northwest 14th Street.
Turn left onto Northwest Overton Street.
1455 Northwest Overton Street is on the right.

From the East, take Interstate 84.
Take Exit 302A toward Rose Quarter/Broadway-Wielder Street.
Stay straight onto NE Victoria Avenue.
Take the 1st left onto NE Broadway.
NE Broadway becomes Broadway Bridge.
Get into right lane and after crossing the Broadway Bridge take the 1st right onto Northwest Lovejoy Street.
Turn right onto Northwest 10th Avenue.
Turn left onto Northwest Overton Street.
1455 Northwest Overton is on the right.

From the West, take US-26 E.
Merge onto I-405 N via the exit on the left towards
I-405N/St.Helens/Seattle.
Take Exit 2B toward Everett Street.
Take slight left turn onto Northwest 14th Street.
Turn left onto Northwest Overton Street.
1455 Northwest Overton Street is on the right.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

Use Trimet bus route # 17 or 77.  Bus, light rail, and streetcar information can be found at www.trimet.org.  For information regarding Union Station, go to www.amtrak.com.

For Greyhound Bus Information, call 1-800-231-2222.

For information on the Amtrak Station located nearby, call 1-800-872-7245 for reservations and schedule information.PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

Parking & Accessibility

PARKING: There are parking meters on the street and pay parking lots available near the office.

HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY: This office is handicapped accessible.

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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, 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.

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.  When you come to your scheduled INFOPASS appointment, you must bring the printout of your INFOPASS appointment and a photo ID with you.

INFORMATION COUNTER:

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.

INFORMATION LOBBY:

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.

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Naturalization Ceremonies

The Portland Field Office conducts Judicial Ceremonies once per month and Administrative regularly.  This office does conduct same-day naturalization ceremonies.

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:

  • Firearms
  • Explosives
  • Knives
  • Scissors
  • Razors
  • Other Sharp Objects
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Saws
  • Handcuff Keys

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 10/29/2014