The office is located at Madison and Wells in the business district.
Take Interstate 290 East onto Congress Parkway.
Turn LEFT (north) onto Dearborn Street.
Proceed North four blocks and turn LEFT onto Madison (westbound).
The building is two blocks on your left.
The Chicago Asylum Office is accessible by public transportation including METRA, CTA rail, and bus. The CTA stations that serve the office are Washington stops. Most METRA rail service is available four blocks West on Madison, or four blocks South on Van Buren.
Parking & Accessibility
PARKING: Public parking is available in the vicinity at approximately $25.00 per day.
HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY: The building is handicap accessible at the East or West entrances. Those with special needs who are scheduled for an interview are encouraged to contact the office in advance, so any particular needs can be accommodated.
Chicago Asylum serves a 15 state jurisdiction which includes: Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North and South Dakota, Montana, Idaho, Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, and Kentucky.
Asylum and Related Forms
Applications for political asylum or other asylum-related benefits are not filed at Asylum Offices. Follow the instructions on the application form you wish to file, and mail your completed application to the appropriate Service Center for initial processing.
Form I-589 “Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal” should be mailed to:
Nebraska Service Center
P.O. Box 87589
Lincoln, NE 68501-7589.
If you believe there is a problem with a case that you filed, you have moved, or you are in need of other services, the National Customer Service Center offers a variety of Case Services for a case that is pending or completed.
You should call the National Customer Service Center at 1-800-375-5283, during the hours we offer live assistance for information and assistance on Case Services.
Please note that the Asylum offices do not directly provide Case Services assistance that is related to the status of applications or other associated services.
This office profile was last updated at 13:55:09 02/08/2013