• Announcements

    • Rawf

      Double Posting

      For the last two weeks, people have been double and triple posting in the forum. I would like to remind everyone that every time you make a topic or reply, there's an EDIT button you can press to modify/add text. Please make use of this tool. Thank you for your understanding!
    • Rawf

      Rules and Regulations

      Personal Information (PRACTICE BASIC INTERNET SAFETY) You are not allowed to post personal information. Personal Information Includes but not limited to: Birthdays Legal Names Home Address Phone Number(s) Email Addresses or Instant Messenger IDs Attacking Attacks on users or moderators, or comments made to incite an argument are not allowed. There is a difference between criticizing someone's ideas or actions, and outright attacking them. If you are caught using overly harsh or threatening language in comments, you will be banned. If someone is attacking or provoking you, report the comment and moderators will deal with it as soon as possible. Illegal Activities Discussion of activities that are illegal in the United States of America are strictly forbidden. These activities include but are not limited to: Illegal Drug Use Computer Hacking Downloading or Sharing files/commercial software for free without permission of the copyright owner. Plagiarism Inappropriate Content Comments that contain inappropriate content have no place here. Such content includes but is not limited to: Sexually Explicit Content Racism Hateful Language Violence or Violent Language Quitting Threads (site/forum related) Insults or Badwords Trolling and/or Spamming Do not troll and/or spam. This includes but is not limited to: Making irrelevant, off topic posts or links Bumping/Necroposting Posting the same content in multiple topics Making parody threads Intentionally posting false/misleading information Advertising Talking about other websites for the purpose of advertising is not allowed. Do not post referral links Ambiguous/Misleading Titles, Misplaced Threads Moderators might move threads from time to time, that's common. But they will not constantly move your misplaced threads or fix the titles all the time. Title your threads appropriately. Make thread(s) in the appropriate forum.
    • Rawf

      TIMELINE!

      Please use the template below to provide your case timeline for others to compare. Date Application Sent: Lockbox: Mail Method: Received Date: Date of Acceptance e-mail/text: Date of I-797 C Notice of Action: Service Center: Date of Biometrics: Date of EAD Approval: Date of EAD Received: In case you don't know the Service Center, check the letters you received in the mail and read the first 3 letters of your case number: EAC – Vermont Service Center; WAC – California Service Center; LIN – Nebraska Service Center; SRC – Texas Service Center; How to add it to signature? 1. Click http://adreamact.com...&area=signature 2. Under Edit Signature, paste the template above. 3. Press Save Changes.
    • Rawf

      Conduct & Caps Letters

      I would like to kindly ask everyone to please communicate using proper manner and not post in all caps. Thank you for your understanding!
Bee1989

For anyone who already have taken their biometrics test, what should we expect?

88 posts in this topic

When I went to ask a few questions the security person was very friendly and the rest also looked friendly. Glad you didn't have any problems!

Now it is time to wait :)

Ahhh.. the waiting game! lol This process has felt longer than the last 10 years haha Can't wait though!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hey, so I did my biometrics this past Monday, at the scheduled time. I got there pretty early. There weren't too many people so the line moved quickly. Just three of which were DACA applicants I think too. I offered my passport and college ID with my receipt, but the guard only took the passport. What's funny is that they didn't notice I had an older picture than the first one when I was like 4 or something and were trying to ID me from that. Even stranger, they didn't even say anything 8D. Gave me a form asking Full name, Date of birth, Country of residence, country of citizenship, A#, LIN#, race, height, weight, and other names used (I think I got everything ;\). I measured my height the night before because I had no idea what it was XD.

I forgot to fill out country of citizenship and race (in my nervous state, I didn't bother checking over), but the guard was really nice about it and it was cleared up, no problem. My one issue that caused my processing time to go to 45 minutes to an hour, was their difficulty in taking my prints!! Apparently, because I type a lot, my fingertips did not take pictures well XD (it was digital, btw). Everyone who came before and after me were in and out before me! My Mom, who was waiting outside for me seeing these people come and go, got worried and stormed in like super Mom! THANK GOD I was done just then!! DX.

Lol. Other than that, and being way too nervous, it went pretty well, I think. And yes. Now for the waiting =]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hey, so I did my biometrics this past Monday, at the scheduled time. I got there pretty early. There weren't too many people so the line moved quickly. Just three of which were DACA applicants I think too. I offered my passport and college ID with my receipt, but the guard only took the passport. What's funny is that they didn't notice I had an older picture than the first one when I was like 4 or something and were trying to ID me from that. Even stranger, they didn't even say anything 8D. Gave me a form asking Full name, Date of birth, Country of residence, country of citizenship, A#, LIN#, race, height, weight, and other names used (I think I got everything ;\). I measured my height the night before because I had no idea what it was XD.

I forgot to fill out country of citizenship and race (in my nervous state, I didn't bother checking over), but the guard was really nice about it and it was cleared up, no problem. My one issue that caused my processing time to go to 45 minutes to an hour, was their difficulty in taking my prints!! Apparently, because I type a lot, my fingertips did not take pictures well XD (it was digital, btw). Everyone who came before and after me were in and out before me! My Mom, who was waiting outside for me seeing these people come and go, got worried and stormed in like super Mom! THANK GOD I was done just then!! DX.

Lol. Other than that, and being way too nervous, it went pretty well, I think. And yes. Now for the waiting =]

That's quite a story, I mean forty five minutes doing fingerprinting! whoaa. This is why before my biometrics I made sure I used plenty of moisturizer everyday. I got really worried though when I suddenly got a cut on my index finger a week before my appointment. Luckily though, it healed on time and no problems. Glad things went well Nie!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hey guys I went to my appointment this morning. I was very nervous because I hadn't renewed my passport yet (I took the one that I used to come here) and of course my matricula. The security guard just took my matricula. When my number got called I went up to the counter and the lady told me that my application needed verification because I didn't fill out my name the way it was filled out in my birth certificate. basically they just had to double check it. The man who double checked my names also asked for my school ID just for a current picture. After that it was fingerprints and pictures. I heard people have been in and out. I was in there for an hour and a half! BUT definitely glad that part is over with... now on to the waiting game... :wacko:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hey guys I went to my appointment this morning. I was very nervous because I hadn't renewed my passport yet (I took the one that I used to come here) and of course my matricula. The security guard just took my matricula. When my number got called I went up to the counter and the lady told me that my application needed verification because I didn't fill out my name the way it was filled out in my birth certificate. basically they just had to double check it. The man who double checked my names also asked for my school ID just for a current picture. After that it was fingerprints and pictures. I heard people have been in and out. I was in there for an hour and a half! BUT definitely glad that part is over with... now on to the waiting game... :wacko:

Yea. I had different issues, but I was there for almost an hour too :rolleyes:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now