CUNY Citizenship Now! assists permanent residents with their citizenship applications. Events are open to anyone, not only CUNY students. This event is sponsored by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO), The Legal Aid Society, Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY), The Immigrant Defense Project (IDP), the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA), the New Americans Campaign (NAC), and John Jay College.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, Korean, Chinese and Polish. Experienced lawyers and other immigration professionals will assist you in filling out forms if you meet all of the following naturalization requirements: You have resided in the United States as a permanent resident for five years (or for three years if you are married to and living with a U.S. citizen). You have been physically present in the United States for half of the five (or three) year period. You are at least 18 years old. A $680 filing fee (check or money order) is required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. It is not necessary to bring the fee to this event. We will provide assistance in filling out the fee waiver form for those who qualify. Please bring the necessary documents for your naturalization and fee waiver applications. Please register for this event by calling the number below. You must register in order to receive services.
DOORS OPEN FROM 10 A.M. TO 4 P.M. (ONLY THE FIRST 500 ATTENDEES WILL BE ADMITTED)
May 11, 2013
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
524 West 59th Street, between Tenth and Eleventh Avenues, New York, NY 10019
Haaren Hall Building
Gymnasium - 4th Floor