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A word from President Obama

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is Strength

to solidify your roots and pursue your dreams.

If you’re a permanent resident considering becoming a naturalized American citizen, take the first step toward giving those dreams a chance to grow. Not only will you enjoy all the rights and freedoms afforded all U.S citizens both here and abroad, you’ll be building toward a stronger tomorrow for yourself and for generations to come.

The United States has a long and storied history of welcoming immigrants from all parts of the world, and puts tremendous value on the contributions of legal immigrants who continue to enrich this country and preserve its legacy as a land of freedom and opportunity.

Making the transition from permanent resident to full-fledged U.S. citizen is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. In addition to showing your commitment to the United States and your loyalty to its Constitution, you will be rewarded with the full rights and privileges afforded all U.S. citizens both here and abroad – including voting rights, more job opportunities and the promise of a stronger future for generations to come. It’s not about changing who you are, but about adding a new American chapter to your journey.

Know your benefits

Enjoy all the rights and freedoms afforded all U.S. citizens, including increased job opportunities, voting privileges and more.


Family comes first

Naturalized citizens may petition for family members both here and abroad to become lawful permanent residents of the United States.


Put opportunity to work for you

with thousands of jobs available in communities across America.


Make your voice heard

with the most fundamental rights of livingin a democracy – the right to vote.


Take a stand for education with grants and scholarship opportunities available to U.S. Citizens.


Strengthen your community by encouraging friends and family to build for the future by committing to citizenship.


A valid U.S. passport allows you to travel abroad with seamless entry into most countries around the world.

Getting started is simple.



Download and print your Naturalization Application in one easy step.


Are you sure you're eligible?
Find out here.


Make the commitment. Fill out your application now and mail it to USCIS.

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to mail your application.

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