Visa Bulletin

Application Final Action Dates July 2017

State Department released the July 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
(July 2017 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China22 March 2013 01 March 2013
EB2 India22 July 2008 01 July 2008
EB3 China01 January 2012 01 October 2014
EB3 India15 February 2006 15 May 2005
EB3 Mexico08 June 2017 15 April 2017
EB3 Philippines15 May 2014 01 May 2013
EB3 ROW08 June 2017 15 April 2017


Employment-Based Visa Bulletin Cutoff Dates for Last 12 Months

5 Comments
Posted by bkrishnan 10 Jun 2017

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Posted by eb2ind2010 18 Jun 2017

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EB-2 (Final Action)
EB-2 (Application)
etc....terms for the benefit for new user.

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Posted by trackitjk 07 Jul 2017

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