"As part of our ongoing commitment to improving customer service, USCIS has recently introduced new options for customers to obtain information and check on the status of their application electronically and has also expanded its call center hours.
We expanded the capabilities of two of our online tools, My Case Status and e-Request, to provide these more flexible options:
In addition, USCIS is expanding operating hours at our National Customer Service Center to include Saturdays.Beginning Jan. 12, customers nationwide can call our toll-free number (800-375-5283) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays to receive nationwide assistance for immigration services and benefits offered by USCIS. Our customer service representatives can answer routine questions on a wide variety of topics related to immigration services and benefits, including ordering forms, processing times, and information on local offices and civil surgeons. For individuals seeking answers to more complex issues regarding their case, we recommend calling the NCSC Monday through Friday for access to case adjudication officers." - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services sent this bulletin at 01/10/2013 09:52 AM EST.