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Street Address
The Asylum Office that serves your area is the: Chicago Asylum Office.

This office is located at:

181 W. Madison Street, Suite 3000,

Chicago, IL 60602.
Mailing Address
The mailing address is:


Chicago Asylum Office

181 W. Madison Street, Suite 3000

Chicago, IL 60602.
Customer Access Information
The public e-mail address is:

The public phone number is: 312-849-5200.

Walk-in hours for this office are Monday through Friday from 8:00AM to 4:00PM.

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.
Service Area
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 asylum and 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

Form I-589 “Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal” for Unaccompanied Alien Children in Removal Proceedings should be mailed to:


Nebraska Service Center

UAC I-589

P.O. Box 87589

Lincoln, NE 68501

Case Services
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 USCIS Contact Center offers a variety of Case Services for a case that is pending or completed.

You should call the USCIS Contact 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 16:02:04 06/27/2018

12-13-2018 05:38 AM CST