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How long does it takes USCIS to send green card interview appointment letter after I-765 approval

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i checked my case status show that my employment authorization have been approved and my card is understand production but my I-485 still on RFE review on USCIS case status

uscis has already received RFE before they approved EAD

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Usually a month to a month and a half after approval of EAD, but here the RFE has placed everything on hold, until receipt of full and complete response by USCIS.

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there is no apparent connection between the two applications' respective time processing. The quesiton should be - "How long does it take for USCIS to process I-485 and schedule an appointment?"
Answer - Processing times are listed on

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Response to RFE or schedule an interview? What's the underlying petition?


In most cases, it takes a few months. With an RFE in the background, it could take longer.

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