The USCIS has offered several ways for applicants to get updates on newly filed and pending Immigration cases.
Immigrants and Sponsors filing Immigration applications with the USCIS can now sign-up to receive text messages and email E-notifications confirming application receipt by the USCIS, along with the case receipt number(s). The receipt number allows individuals to track the status of their case online. E-notifications are issued within 24 hours after the USCIS receives the application.
To request e-notification, download and complete form G-1145 and mail along with all Immigration applications.
Once the case number is received, simply go to the USCIS website and sign up for Email Status updates on your case through the USCIS My Case Status program. Once registered and, the USICS will automatically email you notifications and updates on any actions take on your case so that you are better informed about your case status.