Visa Bulletin

Application Final Action Dates May 2018

State Department released the May 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
(May 2018 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China01 September 2014 01 August 2014
EB2 India22 December 2008 22 December 2008
EB3 China01 June 2015 01 June 2015
EB3 India01 May 2008 01 February 2008
EB3 MexicoCurrent 
EB3 Philippines01 January 2017 01 January 2017
EB3 ROWCurrent