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UPDATE: USCIS to Welcome 5,000 New U.S. Citizens During Naturalization Ceremonies for Presidents Day

USCIS Approves 10,000 U Visas for 5th Straight Fiscal Year

December 11, 2013  U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has approved the statutory maximum 10,000 petitions for U-1 nonimmigrant status (U visas) for fiscal year 2014. This marks the fifth straight year tha...
December 11, 2013 USCIS Approves 10,000 U Visas for 5th Straight Fiscal Year
November 18, 2013 New Security Enhancement Helps E-Verify Deter Employee Fraud
November 15, 2013 USCIS Reminds Filipino Nationals Impacted by Typhoon Haiyan of Available Immigration Relief Measures
November 08, 2013 USCIS Honors Military Veterans During Naturalization Ceremonies
Weeklong Celebration Includes Ceremonies Nationwide
November 06, 2013 USCIS Celebrates Veterans Day with Naturalization Ceremonies
November 06, 2013 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Somalis
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Rand Beers has extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Somalia for an additional 18 months, effective March 18, 2014, through Sept. 17, 2015.
October 30, 2013 USCIS Launches Redesigned USCIS.GOV Website
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today announced the launch of the agency’s redesigned website available in both English and Spanish. The redesigned website provides customers with a simplified and more user-friendly experience.
October 01, 2013 Investor Alert - Investment Scams Exploit Immigrant Investor Program
September 25, 2013 Fiscal Year 2014 Limit Set for CNMI-Only Transitional Workers
September 19, 2013 USCIS Efforts in Florida Lead to Successful sentencing of Fake Immigration Attorney
The efforts of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services led to the successful sentencing of a Tampa-area woman on September 18 to six months confinement, six months home detention and three years of probation for falsely using official seals of the United States