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USCIS Academy Training Center Opening at FLETC – Charleston Campus
USCIS today announced the grand opening of the USCIS Academy Training Center in South Carolina at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center – Charleston campus.
DHS Launches Known Employer Pilot Program
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced the launch of a Known Employer pilot to assess a new process for employers seeking to hire certain workers through employment-based visa categories.
Texas Service Center Now Processing Certain Form I-765 Cases
USCIS recently began transferring certain cases from the Vermont Service Center to the Texas Service Center to balance workloads. The affected casework includes Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization.
O and P Nonimmigrant Visa Classifications
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invited you to participate in a teleconference on Thursday, March 3, 2016, from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. (Eastern) regarding the O and P Nonimmigrant Visa Classifications.
USCIS Announces Citizenship and Integration Grant Opportunities
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is now accepting applications for two funding opportunities under the Citizenship and Integration Grant Program.
USCIS Plays Critical Role in Investigation Leading to the indictment of a Miami Immigration Consultant for Fraud Scheme
MIAMI - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), District Director, Linda M. Swacina announced today that a Miami-Dade woman is charged with stealing immigration application payments from her clients when she prepared fraudulent petitions filed with USCIS.
USCIS Website, E-Verify Now Optimized for Mobile Devices
USCIS International Operations (IO) Division in Bangkok Meeting with American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
On February 26, 2016, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) International Operations (IO) Division in Bangkok, Thailand, met with the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) representatives.
USCIS Issues Guidance on Adjustment of Status Policies and Procedures
Effective February 25, 2016, new guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual provides information on the general policies and procedures for adjustment of status to lawful permanent residence as well as adjustment under section 245(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).
Implementing Quality Citizenship Instruction
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invited you to participate in a webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. (Eastern) on implementing quality citizenship instructional programs.