Background: The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has an office in St. Louis, Missouri. It is located on the second floor of the Robert A. Young Federal Building. The address is 1222 Spruce Street, Room 2.205 Saint Louis, MO 63103-2815. It is at the intersection of Spruce St. and Tucker St.
This office handles cases from Southern Illinois and for the eastern half of the State of Missouri.
If you have a scheduled appointment with an officer, you will put your appointment notice in the little black mailbox by the door.
Types of Cases Handled at this Office: Naturalization/Citizenship (N-400), Petitions for Alien Relatives (including Spouses) (I-130), Adjustment of Status (I-485), Certificates of Naturalization (N-600), Asylum (I-589), etc.
Hours: The hours of this office are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. However, in order to visit this office or to speak with an Immigration Information Officer, you must have an appointment scheduled by USCIS, or you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment, on the USCIS website.
You can schedule an INFOPASS appointment by clicking here. If you have an INFOPASS appointment at the St. Louis office, you will go to the window on the right.
Parking: Parking is available in the St. Louis City Hall lot for $2 per hour and also in the lot across from the Robert A. Young Federal Building for $6 per hour. The building is handicap accessible.
Metrolink: You can reach the office using the Metrolink light rail system from both Missouri and Illinois. The office is a short walk from the Civic Center Station stop for both the Eastbound and Westbound trains. For information on public transportation, including bus routes, contact Metro Transit Saint Louis at 314-231-2345 in Missouri and 618-271-2345 from Illinois.
If you want to know the status of a case that is pending at this office, you should first call customer service at 1-800-375-5283. If your case is outside of the USCIS’s normal processing time, as shown on the uscis.gov web site, a customer service representative will ask USCIS to research your case, and will send you a letter with further information.
Remember to bring the following items noted below, to the office for your appointment:
- Any notices USCIS has sent to you
- A valid photo identity document, such as a driver license, passport, employment authorization document, etc.
- A copy of the application or petition that you filed
- Proof of paying the fee such as a copy of a cancelled check (front and back) or money order that has been traced for payment, or a handwritten receipt from an Immigration Services Officer.
Prohibited items include scissors, razors, and other sharp objects, flammable liquids, cell phones, electronic toys and games, electronic devices, food and beverages, and cigarettes or any smoking whatsoever.