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H1b stamping successful in Vancouver, B.C. Canada. With admin processing total 5 days

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Had my interview on a Tuesday, passport/visa was released from embassy on Monday. Collected from post office on Tue Mrg and got back to work in US Tue afternoon. I drove from greater Seattle area. I was expecting it to be a 3 day trip but needed 2 extra business days. So total 5 business days & weekend due to admin processing. Oh well. Nothing we can do about it.. my last couple stamping interviews were faster got my pp back in 2 days.



Port of Entry questions:

Officer: How are you doing?

Officer: Why are going to CA?

Me Have h1b interview then touring Vancouver

Officer: Is this your first time?

Me: Yes

Officer: When is the interview?

Me: gave date & time..

Officer: How long will you be here?

Me: 3-5 days.

Officer: What will you do in mean time, just hanging out?

Me: Yes

Officer: Are you going to do any business for XXX while you're in CA?

Me: Nope

Officer: Is this a rental car?

Me: No my own car

Officer: Ok. Have a nice stay!


Interview questions:

CO: How are you?

Me: fine thanks, how are you?

CO: Where do you live?

Me: Seattle

CO: Did you study in US? Which school?

Me: Yes, my school name

CO: So were you working on OPT till now?

Me: In my case I was already on h1b for few years so told the same that I've been working for x years.

CO: What were you doing in the old city?

Me: Employer name & my designation

CO: Why did you move to new city? What do you do here?

Me: Moved for new work assignment, gave my designation.

CO: Your visa is approved. We just need to do some admin processing which will take 3-5 business days so expect passport back early next week. This was on Tuesday and I got email from embassy on Monday that documents are ready to pick up.

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