Adjustment of Status

Requirements:

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Per the USCIS website, the basic requirements for Adjustment of Status include, but are not limited to:

The applicant must have been:

  • Inspected and admitted into the United States
  • Inspected and paroled into the United States

In addition, the applicant must:

  • Properly file an adjustment of status application
  • The applicant must be physically present in the United States
  • The applicant must be eligible to receive an immigrant visa
  • An immigrant visa must be immediately available when the applicant files the adjustment of status application and at the time of final adjudication
  • The applicant must be admissible to the United States for lawful permanent residence, eligible for a waiver of inadmissibility, or another form of relief
  • The applicant merits the exercise of discretion

For more information on Adjustment of Status click here https://www.uscis.gov/greencard/adjustment-of-status

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