How do I Become a U.S. Permanent Resident?

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This two-page tip sheet from USCIS provides information for current refugees or asylees on how to become a permanent resident one year after being admitted to the United States. It includes information on the basic requirements for obtaining permanent residency, how to apply, the necessary documentation, and links to the required forms that must be completed. 


Topic(s): Case Management, Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Adjustment of Status, Citizenship
Resource Type: Tip Sheet
Date: January 27, 2014
Language(s): English
Target Audience(s): ORR-Eligible Population, Service Provider
Author(s): USCIS

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