Government Agencies

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

  • This is the division of DHS that processes immigration applications

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

  • This is the division of DHS that secures U.S. borders.  They inspect and verify everyone and everything entering the U.S.
  • At their website, you can obtain your I-94 entry information after foreign travel here: Retrieve my I-94
  • You can also register for ESTA, if you qualify:  Register for ESTA

U.S.Department of Homeland Security  (DHS)

  • This agency implements U.S. immigration policies and operations and more.

U.S. Department of State (DOS)

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

  • This is the division of DHS that enforces immigration rules and policies within the U.S

U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  • This agency administers disability and retirement benefits.