Form I-485 Step by Step Instructions

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The Form I-485 is the USCIS form used to adjust your status to lawful permanent resident. The form was last updated on 06/26/17. Make sure you download the latest version from the USCIS here. You can fill out Form I-485 these 3 ways: You can download the PDF and fill it out on your computer.…

Thanks for this step by step guide. It’s helpful! What exactly were the changes from the older I-485 to the newer one?

There were a lot of updates. It is now 18 pages. The USCIS gathers much more biographical info, address history and employment history with the new I-485. They used to do this with the G-325. Reach out if you have other questions! My email is