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Immigrant Visa Priority Dates for May 2008

In May 2008, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Department of State will be processing visas for petitions filed before the following dates:
  All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed Chinamainland Born India Mexico Philippines
F1 (Unmarried Children of US Citizens) March 8, 2002 F1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 14 days.
March 8, 2002 F1 Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 14 days.
March 8, 2002 F1 India
Date moved forward 14 days.
July 8, 1992 F1 Mexico
No change.
March 15, 1993 F1 Philippines
Date moved forward 14 days.
F2A (Spouse & Children of Green Card Holders) June 8, 2003 F2A All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 31 days.
June 8, 2003 F2A Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 31 days.
June 8, 2003 F2A India
Date moved forward 31 days.
May 1, 2002 F2A Mexico
No change.
June 8, 2003 F2A Philippines
Date moved forward 31 days.
F2B (Unmarried Children of Green Card Holders) June 1, 1999 F2B All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 71 days.
June 1, 1999 F2B Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 71 days.
June 1, 1999 F2B India
Date moved forward 71 days.
April 1, 1992 F2B Mexico
No change.
February 15, 1997 F2B Philippines
Date moved forward 14 days.
F3 (Married Children of US Citizens) June 8, 2000 F3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 17 days.
June 8, 2000 F3 Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 17 days.
June 8, 2000 F3 India
Date moved forward 17 days.
July 22, 1992 F3 Mexico
No change.
April 1, 1991 F3 Philippines
No change.
F4 (Siblings of US Citizens) August 8, 1997 F4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 17 days.
January 15, 1997 F4 Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 31 days.
January 1, 1997 F4 India
Date moved forward 40 days.
December 15, 1994 F4 Mexico
Date moved forward 14 days.
March 8, 1986 F4 Philippines
Date moved forward 14 days.
EB1 (Extraordinary Ability) All dates E1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E1 Chinamainland Born
No change.
All dates E1 India
No change.
All dates E1 Mexico
No change.
All dates E1 Philippines
No change.
EB2 (Professionals/Exceptional Ability) All dates E2 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
January 1, 2004 E2 Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 31 days.
January 1, 2004 E2 India
Date moved forward 31 days.
All dates E2 Mexico
No change.
All dates E2 Philippines
No change.
EB3 (Skilled Workers) March 1, 2006 E3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 243 days.
March 22, 2003 E3 Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 42 days.
November 1, 2001 E3 India
Date moved forward 31 days.
July 1, 2002 E3 Mexico
Date moved forward 273 days.
March 1, 2006 E3 Philippines
Date moved forward 243 days.
EB3 (Other Workers) January 1, 2003 Other Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 306 days.
January 1, 2003 Other Workers Chinamainland Born
Date moved forward 306 days.
January 1, 2003 Other Workers India
Date moved forward 306 days.
January 1, 2003 Other Workers Mexico
Date moved forward 306 days.
January 1, 2003 Other Workers Philippines
Date moved forward 306 days.
EB4 (Special Immigrants) All dates E4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E4 Chinamainland Born
No change.
All dates E4 India
No change.
All dates E4 Mexico
No change.
All dates E4 Philippines
No change.
EB4 (Religious Workers) All dates Religious Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Chinamainland Born
No change.
All dates Religious Workers India
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Mexico
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Philippines
No change.
Iraqi & Afghani Translators All dates Iraqi/Afghani Translators All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Iraqi/Afghani Translators Chinamainland Born
No change.
All dates Iraqi/Afghani Translators India
No change.
All dates Iraqi/Afghani Translators Mexico
No change.
All dates Iraqi/Afghani Translators Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Employment Creation) All dates E5 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E5 Chinamainland Born
No change.
All dates E5 India
No change.
All dates E5 Mexico
No change.
All dates E5 Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Targeted Area) All dates Targeted Employment Areas All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Chinamainland Born
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas India
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Mexico
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Philippines
No change.