Update to Form I-102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document

Purpose of Form

For a nonimmigrant to apply for a new or replacement Form I-94 or I-95 Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document.

Number of Pages

Form 4; Instructions 7.

Edition Date

10/19/17. Starting 01/12/2018, we will only accept the 10/19/17 edition. Until then, you can use the 12/23/16 edition. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.

Where to File

NOTE:  If U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued you Form I-94, I-94W, or I-95 with incorrect information (ex: misspelled name, incorrect date of birth, visa classification, or date of admission), you should not file Form I-102. You will need to go to the nearest CBP port of entry (POE) or the nearest CBP deferred inspection office (DIO), in person, to have the information corrected.  For locations and hours of operation visit the CBP’s Web site at www.cbp.gov.

If you were admitted at an air or sea port of entry and issued an electronic Form I-94, you should go to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Web site at www.cbp.gov/I94 in order to obtain a paper version of Form I-94, including replacement Forms I-94.  Follow the instructions you received from CBP on how to do this.

File this form with a USCIS Lockbox facility. Important filing tips, as well as additional information on fees and customer service, are listed on our Lockbox Filing Tips webpage. See chart of filing locations on our Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Departure Document page.

E-Notification: If you want to receive an e-mail and/or a text message that your Form I-102 has been accepted at a USCIS Lockbox facility, complete Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance and clip it to the first page of your application.

Filing Tips for Form I-102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document

Complete all sections of the form. The form will be rejected if these fields are missing:

  • Part 1. Information About You
    • Family Name
    • U.S. Mailing Address
    • Date of Birth
  • Part 2. Reason for Application

Don’t forget to sign your form! We will reject any unsigned form.

Filing Fee

Special Instructions

Note on Filing Fees for I-102: You do not need to pay a fee to request a correction to your Form I-94, I-94W, or I-95 if the error(s) on your document was made by USCIS, through no fault of your own.

This page can be found at: https://www.uscis.gov/i-102

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