Current USCIS processing times of I-485, Adjustment of Status Applications for 2020

Processing times last updated on : December 05, 2020 (GMT)
Latest processing times for I-485 Form are daily pulled from USCIS website.
Below are the Processing times for I-485 Form by USCIS Service Center. Also, read common FAQs onthe processing times at the end.

California Service Center (CSC, WAC)

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at California Service Center (CSC, WAC) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


Nebraska Service Center (NSC, LIN)

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Nebraska Service Center (NSC, LIN) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


Texas Service Center (TSC, SSC, SRC)

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Texas Service Center (TSC, SSC, SRC) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


Current I-485 Form Processing times at USCIS Application Support Centers (ASC)

Below are processing times for I-485 form that are currently with ASCs for Biometrics, Interviews or other processing. They are listed by ASC Location, State Name

Agana, GU

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Agana, GU on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Albuquerque, NM

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Albuquerque, NM on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Anchorage, AK

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Anchorage, AK on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Atlanta GA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Atlanta GA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Baltimore, MD

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Baltimore, MD on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Boise, ID

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Boise, ID on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Boston, MA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 27.5 MonthsSeptember 04, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Boston, MA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Buffalo, NY

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Buffalo, NY on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Charlotte, NC

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Charlotte, NC on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Chicago, IL

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Chicago, IL on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Christiansted, VI

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Christiansted, VI on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Cincinnati, OH

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Cincinnati, OH on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Cleveland, OH

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Cleveland, OH on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Dallas, TX

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Dallas, TX on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Denver, CO

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Denver, CO on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Detroit, MI

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Detroit, MI on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

El Paso, TX

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at El Paso, TX on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Fresno, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Fresno, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Hartford, CT

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Hartford, CT on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Helena, MT

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Helena, MT on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Hialeah, FL

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Hialeah, FL on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Houston, TX

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status10.5 Months - 20 MonthsApril 20, 2019

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Houston, TX on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Imperial, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Imperial, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Jacksonville, FL

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Jacksonville, FL on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Kansas City, MO

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Kansas City, MO on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Lawrence, MA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Lawrence, MA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Los Angeles County, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Los Angeles County, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Los Angeles, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Los Angeles, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Louisville, KY

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Louisville, KY on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Manchester, NH

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Manchester, NH on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Memphis, TN

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Memphis, TN on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Miami, FL

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Miami, FL on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Milwaukee, WI

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Milwaukee, WI on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

New York City, NY

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status12 Months - 28 MonthsAugust 13, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at New York City, NY on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Norfolk, VA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Norfolk, VA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Oklahoma City, OK

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Oklahoma City, OK on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Omaha, NE

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Omaha, NE on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Orlando, FL

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Orlando, FL on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Philadelphia, PA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Philadelphia, PA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Phoenix, AZ

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Phoenix, AZ on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Pittsburgh, PA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Pittsburgh, PA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Portland, ME

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Portland, ME on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Portland, OR

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Portland, OR on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Providence, RI

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Providence, RI on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Raleigh, NC

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Raleigh, NC on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Reno, NV

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Reno, NV on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Sacramento, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Sacramento, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

San Antonio, TX

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at San Antonio, TX on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

San Diego, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at San Diego, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

San Francisco, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at San Francisco, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

San Jose, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status12 Months - 16 MonthsAugust 15, 2019

If your I-485 Form application was filed at San Jose, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

San Juan, PR

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at San Juan, PR on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Santa Ana, CA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Santa Ana, CA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Seattle, WA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status10 Months - 19 MonthsMay 10, 2019

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Seattle, WA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Spokane, WA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Spokane, WA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Tampa, FL

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Tampa, FL on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Tucson, AZ

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Tucson, AZ on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Washington, DC

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Washington, DC on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Wichita, KS

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Wichita, KS on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Yakima, WA

I-485 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Employment Based Adjustment of Status11.5 Months - 26.5 MonthsSeptember 23, 2018

If your I-485 Form application was filed at Yakima, WA on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.

Where do these I-485 Processing times for Adjustment of Status come from ?

All the current processing times for I-485 are updated from USCIS Processig times. They are updated daily from USCIS website.

What are the average processing times for I-485, Adjustmet of Status Application ?

The average processing times with USCIS for I-485 form is anywhere from 9 months to 36 months. It can be even more at times and vary by the service center

Who all can apply for Green Card using I-485 Form ?

I-485 form is used for Adjustment of Status and get Green Card. It is used by anyone trying to get green card, when their priority date is current. It is filed by both employment based applicants as well as Family based green card applicants.

What happens at Application Support Centers(ASC) for I-485 application ?

At ASCs the Biometrics are taken for I-485 application. Your fingerprinting, photos are taken at ASC. You should bring in identification and appointment notice for the same. Also, Interviews are also handled at ASCs. This happens after the FBI clearance is received after taking the Biometrics

Can I file I-485 concurrently with I-140 ?

Usually, if your priority date is current, then you can file I-140 and I-485 concurrently. If the priority date is not current, then you cannot file I-485 along with I-140

What if my I-485 processing is taking really long ?

If your I-485 processing time is longer than the listed timeline range for the service center, then you can raise a Service Request with USCIS indicating the same to follow up on your case

Is Premium Processing available for I-485 form ?

No, there is no premium processing option available for I-485 form. You can only file in general regular processing.