Visa Bulletin

Application Final Action Dates December 2017

State Department released the December 2017 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
(December 2017 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China01 July 2013 15 June 2013
EB2 India01 November 2008 08 October 2008
EB3 China08 March 2014 01 February 2014
EB3 India15 October 2006 15 October 2006
EB3 MexicoCurrent 
EB3 Philippines15 January 2016 15 January 2016
EB3 ROWCurrent 


Employment-Based Visa Bulletin Cutoff Dates for Last 12 Months