Today, Friday March 27, USCIS announced that any applicants responding to RFEs or NOIDs between March 1st and May 1st of 2020 will have until 60 calendar days FOLLOWING their given response deadlines to submit. 

“USCIS is adopting several measures to protect our workforce and community, and to minimize the immigration consequences for those seeking immigration benefits during this time,” USCIS announced in the email announcing this extension.

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, USCIS has suspended premium processing on H-1B visa petitions – both cap-subject and cap-exempt.  As the global situation regarding the pandemic evolves, USCIS will keep up-to-date information regarding changes to services, deadlines, and response times at

In the meantime, CCI is operating at full speed with our entire staff working remotely.  We continue to meet delivery timelines and are offering rush delivery of expert letters and academic evaluations at no extra charge for the month of March.  You don’t have to wait to file your response and risk a late work start date.

For a free review of your case visit  We will get back to you in 48 hours or less.

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