Sat, Sep 30|
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Free Citizen Clinic - Immigration
Time & Location
Sep 30, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Milwaukee Area Technical College, 700 W State St, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
About the event
Date and time Saturday, September 30 · 9am - 12pm CDT
Location Milwaukee Area Technical College Education Center at Walker Square816 West National Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53204Show mapAbout this event
- 3 hours
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American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and AILA's Wisconsin Chapter are excited to host AILA's Annual Citizenship Day in Milwaukee, WI, on Saturday, September 30th, 2023! Citizenship Day is a single-day nationwide event hosted by AILA chapters and their local grassroots partners nationwide. AILA helps thousands of eligible lawful permanent residents apply for U.S. naturalization annually on AILA's Citizenship Day.
- RESERVE A SPOT: If you believe you may qualify for citizenship*, register by clicking “reserve a spot.”
- *See GENERAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS below.
- SCREENING: Within one week after you “reserve a spot,” a trained citizenship volunteer will contact you via email and phone. The volunteer will ask questions to see if you qualify for the Citizenship Clinic. If you are eligible, the volunteer will provide further essential instructions and an appointment time of 9/30.
- ATTEND CITIZENSHIP DAY APPOINTMENT: Show up 15 min early for your scheduled 9/30 appointment with your required documents. We will guide you through the process of applying for citizenship!
General eligibility requirements:
- Be at least 18 years of age;
- Be a lawful permanent resident (green card holder);
- Have resided in the United States as a lawful permanent resident for at least five years, three years if married to a U.S. citizen and living in marital union, or under certain other circumstances;
- Have been physically present in the United States for at least 30 months, 18 months for one married to a U.S. Citizen;
- Be a person of good moral character;
- Be able to speak, read, write, and understand the English language; Have knowledge of U.S. government and history; and
- Be willing and able to take the Oath of Allegiance.