USCIS – Kansas City, a 489,316 leased square foot single-story facility that was substantially renovated-to-suit in 1999, is leased primarily to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) located in the metropolitan region of Kansas City, Missouri along with several smaller private sector tenants. The majority of the building is leased to USCIS through 2042.
The property serves the USCIS as the National Benefits Center (NBC). With approximately 1,700 NBC USCIS employees and government contractors operating from USCIS – Kansas City, the NBC processes applications from every U.S. state and territory for different immigration benefits, including the authorization for employment, travel abroad, permanent residency, and naturalization. The NBC’s primary function is to prepare the case files for eventual adjudication for more than 85 field offices nationwide.