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Washington - Yakima Field Office

Field Office Director: Keith Brown
District Director: Anne Arries Corsano
Western Region

Physical AddressMailing AddressExpress Mail

415 North Third Street
Yakima, WA 98901

415 North Third Street
Yakima, WA 98901

415 North Third Street
Yakima, WA 98901

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 following counties in Washington: Benton, Chelan, Douglas, Franklin, Grant, Kittitas, Klickitat, and Yakima.



From the North (Ellensburg):
Take Interstate 82 to exit 31B (North First Street).
Stay straight to go onto North First Street.
Turn left onto East E Street.
Turn right onto North Third Street.
The office is on the left.

From the South (Goldendale):
Take US-97/WA22 to Toppenish, merge onto Interstate 82.
Get off at Exit 33 (Yakima Avenue/Terrace Heights).
Stay to the left.
The exit merges on to East Yakima Avenue.
Turn right onto North Third Street.
The office is on the right.


The Yakima Public Transit system has 5 bus routes (Routes 1,7,8,9,and 10) that stop at Yakima City Hall which is .3 miles from the Yakima USCIS Office.  From the Yakima City Hall bus stop walk North on 2nd street and turn right on E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.  Turn left on N. 3rd street.  The USCIS building is on the right.

Parking & Accessibility

PARKING: There is public parking available in the area.

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 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.


The information counter is open Monday through Friday from 8:30AM to 3:00PM.


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 Yakima Field Office.

The INFOPASS Kiosk is available for use, Monday through Friday from 8:00AM to 3:00PM.

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 Yakima Field Office conducts Judicial Ceremonies once per month and Administrative Ceremonies are conducted twice per month.  This office does not 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:

  • Scissors, Razors, and Other Sharp Objects
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Cell Phones
  • Cameras
  • Recording Devices
  • Food or Beverages
  • Smoking

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 04/17/2012