The U.S. Department of State Electronic Diversity Visa Entrant Status Check for Diversity Visa Program for DV-2017 is available until September 30, 2017. The Entrant Status Check for DV-2016 applicants will remain open until September 30, 2016.
People who applied for the 2017 diversity lottery visa program can now check their status online. To check, have your confirmation number ready and follow the instructions here to find out if your application is moving forward The results will be available online until September 30, 2017. To check on the status of your “lotto” entry, visit: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/ESC/(S(vkcwksi45iaqypew4j504tvk))/CheckStatus.aspx .
The U.S. State Department will not be sending out letters or emails to applicants about their status. If you get a letter in the mail or an email saying you won a green card, it is a scam. Diversity Visa Program Scammers Sending Fraudulent Emails and Letters. For more details visit:https://travel.state.gov/content/visas/en/general/fraud.html?utm_campaign=%2B+Travel+and+Immigration&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=30446905&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8o1Iu_iLSu7dsjAIIkSabOM2PCd6b6WCM8nwdn2wdTTtm-RBZWaBA_C3MOqi875Oc_9OLNlZA1mnOPCS_p-j8TY4r8pg&_hsmi=30446905