Visa Bulletin

Application Final Action Dates October 2018

State Department released the October 2018 Visa Bulletin that shows the visa bulletin cutoff dates for green card applicants from retrogressed countries. This chart indicates the cut off date for final actions on pending I-485 applications.

Shown below are the visa bulletin cutoff dates for the last 12 months from today. To keep track of activity around your priority date, subscribe to the Green Card Dashboard.


Category Cutoff Date
(October 2018 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China01 April 2015 01 January 2013
EB2 India26 March 2009 01 January 2007
EB3 China01 June 2015 01 November 2014
EB3 India01 January 2009 01 January 2003
EB3 MexicoCurrent 01 November 2016
EB3 Philippines01 June 2017 01 November 2016
EB3 ROWCurrent 01 November 2016