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Attend citizenship information session June 8

Citizenship Drive

Become a U.S. citizen and exercise all your rights in this country! Learn about the citizenship process at the next informational session:

June 8, 2017
101 West Flagler Street (Main Library)
Miami, FL 33130
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Citizenship Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be a green card holder for at least 5 years or if your spouse is a U.S. citizen and you have had a green card for 3 years
  • Have a background check
  • Have lived within the state, or USCIS district with jurisdiction over the applicant's place of residence, for at least 3 months prior to the date of filing application
  • Have continuous residence in the United States as a green card holder for at least 5 years immediately preceding the date of the filing the application
  • Be physically present in the United States for at least 30 months out of the 5 years immediately preceding the date of filing the application
  • Reside continuously within the United States from the date of application for naturalization up to the time of naturalization
  • Be able to read, write, and speak English and have knowledge and an understanding of U.S. history and government (civics)
  • Be a person of good moral character, attached to the principles of the Constitution of the United States, and well disposed to the good order and happiness of the United States during all relevant periods under the law.

How to Apply?

Do I have to pay?
You may qualify for a waiver and not have to pay the application fee if you receive public benefits like Medicaid or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly the Food Stamp Program, or your household income is below 150% of the poverty line. Bring your most recent tax return and 2 months of pay stubs.

Where to Park:
Parking is $5 with validation at the Miami-Dade County Cultural Center located on 50 NW 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33128.

This citizenship event is brought to you by the Office of New Americans of Miami-Dade County, a collaboration between Miami-Dade County, the Florida Immigrant Coalition and the Citi Community Development Foundation.

For more information, call 311.



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