July 2020 Final Action Dates for Employment-Based Adjustment Applications

In a pragmatic move, USCIS have confirmed they will accept employment-based adjustment applications in July from foreign nationals with a priority date that is earlier than the Final Action Dates listed in the State Department’s July Visa Bulletin.

To file an employment-based adjustment application in July, non-US nationals with a US employment sponsor must have a priority date that is earlier than the date listed below for their preference category and country.

Final action dates for Employment-based preference cases

Employment-
based
All Chargeability
Areas Except
Those Listed
CHINA-
mainland
born
EL SALVADOR
GUATEMALA
HONDURAS
INDIAMEXICOPHILIPPINESVIETNAM
1stCurrent22AUG17Current08MAY17CurrentCurrentCurrent
2ndCurrent08NOV15Current08JUL09CurrentCurrentCurrent
3rd15APR1822JUN1615APR1801JUN0915APR1815APR1815APR18
Other Workers15APR1822JUL0815APR1801JUN0915APR1815APR1815APR18
4thCurrentCurrent01FEB17Current15JUN18CurrentCurrent
Certain Religious WorkersCurrentCurrent01FEB17Current15JUN18CurrentCurrent
5th Non-Regional Center
(C5 and T5)
Current22JUL15CurrentCurrentCurrentCurrent15MAY17
5th Regional Center
(I5 and R5)
Current22JUL15CurrentCurrentCurrentCurrent15MAY17

 

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Last updated: June 28, 2020