Denied Applications

In many instances when a petition or application is denied by the USCIS the decision may be appealed to a higher authority for review.

In immigration proceedings, the appellate review authority is divided between two separate organizations within the Department of Justice.

Review the written decision that is given to you by the USCIS.

This notice should inform you of the reasons behind the decision and direct you to the proper appellate jurisdiction. The doucments will should also include forms to bein the appeal along with a list of deadlines for the appeal process.