Checking Case Status

Defensive seekers and affirmative seekers who had an interview and were then referred to court

Online
  • Defensive seekers and affirmative seekers who had an interview and were then referred to court go here and enter their "A number."
Phone
Contact ILAP.

Affirmative seekers who have not yet had interview

Online
  • Affirmative seekers who have not yet had interview check status here and do NOT enter A number, rather enter the receipt number for asylum application (properly called 797, commonly known as "A number paper").
Phone
  1. Call 1-800-375-5283 (USCIS)
  2. After the initial message, press 1 for instructions in English or just wait to hear the instructions in Spanish.
  3. Press 1 for case status.
  4. Enter the receipt number for asylum application (properly called 797, commonly known as "A number paper").