Successful H1B Renewal stamping -Tijuana,Mexico on Feb 19,2014


ram.u

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Hi All,

 

I have been to Tijuan, Mexicao for my H1B renewal on 19th. As everyone said, it was very smooth. Interveiw was aournd 2-3 mins. I would like to share my experience,

 

Follwoing are the question:(she was so friednly, smiling through out the interview)

 

Hello GM, how r u? (Gave my Passport, DS 160 and I797)

VO: Very GM, fine..How r u?

I: Fine, Thanks for asking.

VO: Sorry for the long wait.

I: NP

VO: When did you come?

I: At 8:30, 

VO: Again Sorry(My slot was at 10 A.M, I was there at 8:30 and waiting for the visa interview from 9 to 11:30)

VO:Is this you first H1

I:No, I am here for my Renewal?

VO:You were there in XXX state and YYY state?

I: Yes, I did my MS there.

VO: MS in?

I: XXX

Vo:where do you live?

I: XXX

VO:Can I get you Employment Verification Letter?

I: Gave that, and about to give some more documents to related to that (She smiled and said: not needed, I don't want to put extra work on me to go through all the documents)

VO: Whats your annual Salary?

I: XXX

Vo: Systems is taking time..gave a slip and told me to collect the passport tomorrow at 2 from the outside building where you got the token.

I: Thank and Have a gud day.

 

I am on EVC model, she didn't ask for single documents other than Employment Verification Letter (Apart from Pass Port, DS 160, I797).

 

Border Crossing: Collected the passport post 2 pm next day, came to border around 2.45 

and  in US around 4(The whole process i.e I94, POE,Security took around 1:15 mins)

 

Hope my experience helps for the people who are planning to go to Tijuana, Good luck...

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Hi All,
 
I have been to Tijuan, Mexicao for my H1B renewal on 19th. As everyone said, it was very smooth. Interveiw was aournd 2-3 mins. I would like to share my experience,
 
Follwoing are the question:(she was so friednly, smiling through out the interview)
 
Hello GM, how r u? (Gave my Passport, DS 160 and I797)
VO: Very GM, fine..How r u?
I: Fine, Thanks for asking.
VO: Sorry for the long wait.
I: NP
VO: When did you come?
I: At 8:30, 
VO: Again Sorry(My slot was at 10 A.M, I was there at 8:30 and waiting for the visa interview from 9 to 11:30)
VO:Is this you first H1
I:No, I am here for my Renewal?
VO:You were there in XXX state and YYY state?
I: Yes, I did my MS there.
VO: MS in?
I: XXX
Vo:where do you live?
I: XXX
VO:Can I get you Employment Verification Letter?
I: Gave that, and about to give some more documents to related to that (She smiled and said: not needed, I don't want to put extra work on me to go through all the documents)
VO: Whats your annual Salary?
I: XXX
Vo: Systems is taking time..gave a slip and told me to collect the passport tomorrow at 2 from the outside building where you got the token.
I: Thank and Have a gud day.
 
I am on EVC model, she didn't ask for single documents other than Employment Verification Letter (Apart from Pass Port, DS 160, I797).
 
Border Crossing: Collected the passport post 2 pm next day, came to border around 2.45 
and  in US around 4(The whole process i.e I94, POE,Security took around 1:15 mins)
 
Hope my experience helps for the people who are planning to go to Tijuana, Good luck...

 

Hi Ram,

 

Can I please email you? I have my appointment at Tijuana on April 10 and I'm very nervous. It will be great if I can email you.

 

Thanks.

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