What is scops USCIS?

What is scops USCIS?

Service Center Operations Directorate (SCOPS) provides services for persons seeking immigration benefits while ensuring the integrity and security of our immigration system. We provide decisions to individuals who want to receive immigration benefits. We support components at headquarters and service centers.

Who is USCIS director now?

Ur Mendoza Jaddou
Ur Mendoza Jaddou was appointed as the director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on Aug. 3, 2021. Jaddou previously served as chief counsel at USCIS from June 2014 to January 2017.

How do I know which USCIS is handling my case?

You will know which center is processing your case by looking at the first three letters of your receipt number on your receipt notice. If you are waiting for your case to be sent to your local office for an interview you must review the processing times for your local office by city and state.

Who is the director of USCIS California Service Center?

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Alejandro Mayorkas has appointed Rosemary Langley Melville, currently the Acting Regional Director in the Southeast Region, as the new California Service Center (CSC) Director.

How many service centers does USCIS have?

5 USCIS Service Centers
USCIS applications and petitions are processed by USCIS Service Centers. There are 5 USCIS Service Centers in total. Each USCIS Service Center will only process certain types of application/petition.

How can I talk to USCIS customer service?

Our toll free number is 800-375-5283 (TTY 800-767-1833) and our hours of operation are Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm Eastern.

Is there a backlog at USCIS?

All USCIS field offices were open by October 2020 but were offering services at only about 50% capacity at that time. As a result, backlogs and processing times grew substantially throughout 2020. According to USCIS statistics, approximately seven million applications and petitions were pending as of March 31, 2021.

Which is faster spouse or fiance visa?

Application Process and Timeline for Fiancé(e) and Spousal Visa. If your main goal is to get to the U.S. as quickly as possible, then the fiancé(e) visa is likely the fastest option. But if your goal is to get an actual green card as soon as possible, then a marriage-based visa will be quicker.