Refugee Processing Circuit Rides

The information provided here includes the region and country of refugee processing circuit rides conducted by USCIS, along with the size of each team.  The teams include refugee officers and supervisory refugee officers and may also include other staff such as Fraud Detection and National Security officers and/or training officers. In some instances, the teams may also include officers from USCIS offices temporarily detailed to assist with refugee processing. 

For FY 2016 – FY 2020, the refugee processing trips were completed by both the Refugee Affairs Division and International Operations. In FY 2020, the Refugee Affairs Division and the International Operations Division merged to form the International and Refugee Affairs Division (IRAD).

Fiscal Year - Quarter Region Country Team Size


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