Here is a small sampling of the numerous online resources for immigrants, permanent residents, and foreign-born professionals doing business in the United States. For more information regarding your unique issue or concern, please contact our immigration law firm in Davie, FL. We serve clients throughout the Fort Lauderdale area.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) – The USCIS website is your starting point for all things immigration-related, including forms, guides, and frequently asked questions regarding permanent residency, naturalization, and citizenship.
Green Card Resources
- Green Card through Family – Many people obtain green cards and become permanent residents through family members.
- Green Card through a Job or Investment – The primary ways to immigrate to the U.S. based on your profession are through a job offer, specialized job, investment, or self-petition.
- Green Card through Refugee or Asylee Status – If you were admitted to the United States as a refugee or you were granted asylum in the U.S., you may apply for a green card one year after your entry to the U.S. or after the grant of your asylum status.
- Other Ways to Get a Green Card – While most immigrants come to live permanently in the United States through a family member’s sponsorship, employment, or a job offer, there are other ways to get a green card.
- New Immigrant Guide – The USCIS guide for new immigrants provides basic information to help you settle in the U.S. and find what you and your family need for everyday life.
Citizenship & Naturalization Resources
- Citizenship through Naturalization – If you are thinking about becoming a U.S. citizen through naturalization, learn more about the paths to naturalization here.
- A Guide to Naturalization – This guide provides information to people interested in naturalization.
- How Do I Apply for Citizenship? – This USCIS guide outlines the rights and responsibilities of U.S. citizens, as well as the basic requirements to apply for naturalization.
- Naturalization Self-Test – The naturalization self-test is a study tool to help you test your knowledge of U.S. history and government.
- Study Materials for the Naturalization Test – During the naturalization process, you will be required to take an English test and a civics test unless you qualify for an exemption or waiver. Here are study materials for both.
- Naturalization for Spouses of U.S. Citizens – If your spouse is not a U.S. citizen but you are, learn more about how spouses of U.S. citizens qualify for naturalization.
- Naturalization Information for Military Personnel – If you are a member of the U.S. armed forces, you may be eligible to apply for naturalization. Learn about the general requirements and qualifications here.