Since yesterday, May 1, 2013 at 12:00pm (noon) Eastern Standard Time (EST),
Diversity Visa Program 2014 entrants have been able to check the status
of their entry on the E-DV website,
https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/. Entrants can check their status by going online to the Entrant Status
Check page and entering their confirmation number and identification information.