How to check the status of your case

Last updated on July 13, 2022

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

If you submitted an application to USCIS, such as an asylum application or a work permit application, you can find out your application status by entering your receipt number on this website. If you do not have a receipt number, you can try calling the USCIS Contact Center at 1-800-375-5283.

Learn about applying for asylum with USCIS here.

Immigration Court

If you have a case in immigration court, you can find out the date of your next hearing and other information by calling the court hotline at 1-800-898-7180 or by entering your A Number on this immigration court website. You can also call a specific court on this list. See the flyer and video below for more details!

Learn about applying for asylum in immigration court here.

Read here if you have an immigration court case but your information is not found when you check the immigration court hotline or the website.

Infographic: How to check your case status in Immigration Court. Call 1-800-898-7180. Step 1, press 1 for instructions in English. Step 2, enter your A number. Step 3, enter 1 to confirm your A number. Step 4, enter 1 to confirm your name. White circle with text: Can I check my case status online? Yes, on this website: https://portal.eoir.justice.gov/InfoSystem/ You just need to enter your A number. Three blue info sections, first one with text: How do I know when I have a court hearing? How do I know which immigration court has my case? Press 1. Second section text: How do I know how much time has passed since I turned in my asylum application? In other words, how many days I have left on my asylum clock? Press 2. Third section text: How do I know if the judge has made a decision in my case? Press 3. Copyright Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP).

This information is not intended to be legal advice.