Blogs: Citizenship & Immigration

  • Immigration News: Tax Identity Theft Awareness Weekglobe of country flags

    This is Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, Today’s lesson: phone scams. Do not fall victim to scammers who call and say they are with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)! There has been an increase in aggressive phone scams where people call and threaten you with police arrest or deportation if you don’t pay them. Even if you do owe taxes…
    Posted by: Celine Lee on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 9:18 AM | Comments: 0
  • Immigration News: Replace Green Card Onlineglobe

    If you need to replace your Green Card, file your application online! Online filing with USCIS allows you to: Conveniently and securely set up and manage your account when submitting applications, petitions, or requests; Electronically submit applications, petitions, or requests and supporting documents; Receive and respond to notices and decisions electronically; Make payments online (such as filing fees, biometric services fees, or the USCIS Immigrant Fee); and Access real-time information about the status of your cases.
    Posted by: Celine Lee on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 12:25 PM | Comments: 0
  • Immigration News: Citizenship Corner in the King LibraryCitizenship Corner in King Library

    Check out our first start Citizenship Corner (international collection area on the 3rd floor of the King Library)! It includes citizenship test preparation materials along with information about the naturalization process. And you can practice the citizenship test is with ProCitizen.
    Posted by: Celine Lee on Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 12:14 PM | Comments: 0
  • Immigration News: Immigration Relief Measures for Nepali Nationalsglobe

    USCIS has several immigration relief measures that may be available to Nepali nationals who are affected by the magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015. Measures that may be available to eligible Nepali nationals upon request include:
    Posted by: Celine Lee on Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 8:06 AM | Comments: 0
  • Immigration News: USCIS Reaches H-2B Cap for Fiscal Year 2015globe of flags

    March 26, 2015 was the final receipt date for new H-2B worker petitions requesting an employment start date before October 1, 2015. How the Final Receipt Date is Determined The final receipt date is the date when USCIS received enough cap-subject petitions to reach the statutory limit of 66,000 H-2B worker visas for FY 2015. What Happens After Reaching the Cap USCIS will reject new H-2B petitions that:
    Posted by: Celine Lee on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 8:27 AM | Comments: 0