Useful Links


Immigration Forms

USCIS Processing Times & Case Status.  Find the status of your pending application or petition, or general processing times.

USCIS Civil Surgeon Locator.  Find a Civil Surgeon in your area who is authorized by USCIS to perform the required medical examination for your permanent residence (“Green Card”) application.

USCIS Online Change of Address.  Notify USCIS of your new address.



Visa Application Forms

Visa Bulletin

Diversity Visa Lottery

U. S. Embassies


Immigration Policy Center The Immigration Policy Center (IPC) is the research and policy arm of the American Immigration Council. IPC’s mission is to shape a rational conversation on immigration and immigrant integration.

Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota An organization whose mission is to provide quality immigration legal services and law-related education to meet the steadily increasing needs of Minnesota’s growing immigrant and refugee communities.

International Exchange Center The International Exchange Center of the American Immigration Council firmly believes that the movement of people across borders improves quality of life worldwide.

International Institute of Minnesota Serving people in transition.

Minnesota Literacy Council ndash; Adult Literacy Hotline Tells you where you can learn English (ESL) or get help to read and write better.

Neighborhood House Helping people, families and organizations develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence to thrive in diverse communities.

Hmong American Partnership The largest Hmong organization in Minnesota. Based in Saint Paul, HAP provides Hmong and other refugee communities with services and support to help them adjust to life in America and maximize available opportunities.