Visa Bulletin

Application Final Action Dates November 2017

State Department released the November 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
(November 2017 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China15 June 2013 22 May 2013
EB2 India08 October 2008 15 September 2008
EB3 China01 February 2014 01 January 2014
EB3 India15 October 2006 15 October 2006
EB3 MexicoCurrent 
EB3 Philippines15 January 2016 01 December 2015
EB3 ROWCurrent 


Employment-Based Visa Bulletin Cutoff Dates for Last 12 Months