Events, News and Publications

Citizenship now News and events


The goal of Citizenship Now! events is to help eligible individuals prepare their forms N-400, Application for Naturalization.  Most events are held on Saturdays.  During our Citizenship Now! events applicants receive the following services:

  • Evaluation of eligibility for naturalization.
  • Assistance in completing the N-400 Application for Naturalization form.
  • Information on gathering the documents necessary to be included in the application packet.
  • Free photographs required for the application.
  • Review of complete application packet by an attorney or an immigration counselor.

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What to Bring to this Citizenship Now! Event?

Required Documents for Citizenship Application >>
Required Documents for Fee Waiver >>

Director's Daily News Column

Baruch College Professor and Immigration Lawyer Allan Wernick, director of the Citizenship Now!, offers practical advice and answers your questions:

Other Immigration News

Immigrant Advocates Network

The New York Times

Migration Information Source

Featured Publication

How to become a US Citizen

Provides general information to permanent residents on the process of becoming a U.S. citizen. Read about the requirements.
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Who is Eligible to Pay In-state Tuition

Learn about the eligibility requirements for paying in-state tuition.
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What to do if you get Arrested by Immigration

Provides general information to immigrants and their families on how to respond to immigration arrests.
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2014 Call-In Training Manual

An overview of Citizenship and Immigration Law.
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Citizenship and Naturalization Guide

A guide with step by step instructions for filling out the N-400 form.
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Exam Preparation Handbook

Provides valuable information and tools to help prepare you for the citizenship test.
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Citizenship Now! Brochure

Learn about our program, how to volunteer, how we can help you and more.
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Family Based Visa Brochure

Provides general information on how to get your green card through a relative.
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CUNY/NYC Citizenship Now Corps Brochure

Learn about the CUNY Citizenship Now! Volunteer Corps and how you can join today!
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