Submit the following required documents if you currently have an application pending with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for either of the following:
- Adjustment of status application (I-485 stage); or
- Adjustment of status application (I-130 petition)
Documents Required for Applicants with UCSIS Application for Permanent Residency
Upload the required application documents directly into your application profile, with clear PDF scans of each document, into the categories below. Where multiple forms and documents are required, ensure you scan all documents into one PDF file to upload into the appropriate category. Your application will not be complete until all supplemental documents are received.
Documents Required for Applicant for Permanent Residency
|International Student Data Sheet||On form|
|Passport||Photocopy identification pages in your passport.||Provided by student|
|USCIS I-797 Receipt Notice
Form I-797 Notice of Action
|Photocopy. Submit if you are applying for permanent residency (green card) status (I-130 or I-485 stage).||Provided by student|
|Employment Authorization Document (Card)||Photocopy of EAD (front and back). Submit if have authorization to work in the U.S.||Provided by student|
|English Proficiency Score
Only one test is required.
|View instructions & exemptions.
ACC ESOL Test
Academic IELTS minimum score required: Overall Band Score of 6.5
|Test registration at TOEFL.org or IELTS.org.|
|College/university transcript||See transcript
|Provided by school attended|
|High school transcript||Not required if you attended college. See transcript instructions.||Provided by school attended|
|Visa document, if applicable: Visa or Visa Status USCIS Approval Notice||Photocopy||Provided by student|
|Form I-94: Form I-94 arrival/departure card||Print form||Provided by student|