What does ASC appointment notice mean?
Notice of Action
Your appointment notice (Form I-797C, Notice of Action) will include the date, time, and location for your ASC appointment. The biometrics you provide during your ASC appointment allow us to confirm your identity and run required background and security checks.
What happens after ASC appointment notice?
USCIS will mail you the biometrics appointment notice after you submit your application or petition. The appointment will take place before you receive any benefits or a card in the mail. For a list of ASCs, see the USCIS Service and Office Locator. Again, USCIS will schedule the time and location for you.
What happens if my fingerprints are rejected USCIS?
If your fingerprints are rejected by the FBI, the USCIS will notify you and schedule another appointment. You will not have to pay the fee again. If the FBI rejects your fingerprints twice, you may be asked to provide police clearances for each place you have lived in the past 5 years.
How long does it take to get EAD after fingerprints?
The general processing time is 15-30 days after taking your fingerprints. H4 EAD may be approved in 15 days after biometric.
What is code 3 in immigration?
Code 3 is a combination of codes 1 and 2 and happens when USCIS wants both a background check as well as to generate a green card or EAD for you.
What do I need to know about ASC appointments?
Your appointment notice ( Form I-797C, Notice of Action) will include the date, time, and location for your ASC appointment. The biometrics you provide during your ASC appointment allow us to confirm your identity and run required background and security checks.
What does ASC biometrics appointment notice code mean?
USCIS recommends that you appear at the ASC which has been assigned to you. You may notice that your ASC Biometrics Appointment Notice includes a code in the top right part of the letter. The code is intended to indicate the type of biometrics processing to be performed. The possible values are:
Do I need to bring attorney to ASC appointment?
Your attorney or an accredited representative does not need to go with you to the ASC, even if they submitted your application, petition, or request to USCIS. Your notice will provide specific instructions on what you should bring to your ASC appointment. Your ASC appointment notice (Form I-797C).
Can I Change my Name during my ASC appointment?
We cannot change your name or other personal information during your ASC appointment. If you are unable to attend your scheduled biometric services appointment for good cause, you may request to reschedule your appointment by calling the USCIS Contact Center at 800-375-5283 (TTY 800-767-1833).