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Improved Forms Available Now
USCIS published improved forms in easier-to-use formats and with new data collection technologies.
USCIS Implementing New Immigrant Fee Today
Starting today, Feb. 1, 2013, foreign nationals seeking permanent residence in the United States will need to pay a new $165 USCIS Immigrant Fee.
REMINDER: USCIS Closed its Office in Kingston, Jamaica, on March 1
USCIS permanently closed its field office in Kingston, Jamaica and the USCIS Field Office in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic will assume Kingston’s former jurisdiction.