Fingerprint Notification for California and Arizona Asylum Applicants
U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) experienced technical difficulties with the Form I-797C, Notice of Action - Fingerprint Notification. USCIS did not print and mail this form to asylum applicants living in California and Arizona between July 8, 2010 and August 4, 2010.
What You Should Do
Go to the nearest USCIS Application Support Center (ASC) for fingerprinting and biometrics collection before your asylum interview if you:
USCIS may delay your case if your fingerprints and biometrics were not collected before your asylum interview.
Do not return to the ASC for fingerprinting and biometrics collection for your asylum application if:
You should take the following with you to the ASC:
To find the location and hours of operations of the nearest ASC, go to “Application Support Center” link under Related Links to the right.
If you have questions, please contact the Asylum Office with jurisdiction over your case (who will be conducting your interview).
Last Reviewed/Updated: 08/06/2010