Catholic Charities is hosting an event for individuals looking to apply for U.S. Citizenship.


Requirements to apply:

  1. Be at least 18 years’ old
  2. Be a LPR for 5 years or 3 years (if married to a USC)
  3. Have continual residence (absences of less than 6 months) for the last 5 years
  4. Physical presence of 913 days in the US in the last 5 years
  5. Lived at least 3 months in the state where you are applying
  6. Be of good moral character
  7. Read, write, and speak English



What you need to bring:

  1. Green card/LPR card as proof of current status
  2. Money order or check for $ 35 payable to Catholic Charities
  3. Money Order or Check for the Amount of $725. Payable to: Department of Homeland Security
  4. A list of all trips made outside the US and the dates of the trips
  5. *If arrested in the past, will need to request a criminal background check and obtain certified copies of court dispositions for all past arrests

If you are applying for a Fee Waiver, you need to bring:

  1. Your 2016 income taxes
  2. Financial difficulties
  3. Letter from Social services, Income disability

Register today

Registration: By calling or via email

Maria Guerrero at 336-222-6868 or
Lauren Armbrester at 919-286-1964 or