I-485 Supplement A, Supplement A to Form I-485, Adjustment of Status Under Section 245(i)

Purpose of Form

To provide USCIS with additional information if you are seeking to adjust status under the provisions of section 245(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Number of Pages

Form 2; Instructions 4.

Edition Date

01/17/17. No previous editions accepted. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the Form and Instructions.

Where to File

File Supplement A together with your Form I-485. Review the Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status page for the most current guidance on where to file your application.

If you are filing at a lockbox, you can find important filing tips and additional information on fees and customer service on our Lockbox Filing Tips webpage.

Filing Tips for Supplement A to Form I-485, Adjustment of Status Under Section 245(i)

Complete all sections of the form. The form will be rejected if these fields are missing:

  • Part A – Information About You
    • Date of Birth

Sign the form at Part D, Signature. The fillable version of Supplement A to Form I-485 now includes a “Don’t forget to sign!” message and an arrow pointing to the signature box as a reminder for when you print the completed form for mailing. If there is no signature in Part D, USCIS will reject the form and return it for correction and re-filing.

Filing Fee

$1,000, effective 12 a.m. Eastern U.S. time, December 23, 2016.

Special Instructions

Note on Filing Fee:

This fee for Supplement A to Form I-485 is in addition to the fee required for your Form I-485. If you have filed Form I-485 separately, attach a copy of your filing receipt and pay only the additional fee of $1,000.
There is no fee if you are:

  • An unmarried child under 17 years of age, or
  • The  spouse or the unmarried child under 21 years of age of a legalized alien and you are qualified for and have applied for voluntary departure under the family unity program.

This page can be found at https://www.uscis.gov/i-485supa

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