Documents and information to bring with you to the Citizenship Clinic:


$725 check or money order payable to: DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY or file a fee waiver application.

Applicants may participate in the workshop and delay actual payment of application fees.


  • Driver’s license or state-issued I.D.
  • Passport from home country if available.
  • Legal permanent residency card— “Green Card.”

TRIPS OUTSIDE THE United States (month/day/year)

  • Dates of all trips, over 24 hours, outside of the United States in the last five years.
  • Reason for trip and destination.

RESIDENCE (last five years) month and year

  • Complete addresses for the past five years.
  • Dates moved in and moved out of the residence.

EMPLOYMENT (last five years) month and year

  • Names, dates and addresses of all employers for the past five years.
  • Title of position held.


Present Spouse:

  • Name
  • Country of birth
  • Date of birth
  • Date of marriage by law
  • Social Security number
  • If spouse is a legal permanent resident, spouse’s green card number
  • Date and place of naturalization

Former Spouse:

  • Name
  • Date of marriage
  • Date marriage ended
  • Divorce/Death Certificate
  • Immigration status

If your spouse was previously married, the same information is required about your spouse’s ex- husband/ex-wife.


  • Names of all children
  • Date of birth
  • Country of birth
  • If child is a legal permanent resident, child’s green card number
  • City and state of where they live


  • Date and location of any arrest
  • Nature of the offense
  • Outcome of the case
  • Police report and court disposition


  • Selective Service number and date registered
  1. If you registered and do not have this information, call (847) 688-6888 or visit
  2. If you have not registered and are between the ages of 18 and 26, register by calling (847) 688-6888.

**This is a partial list only. We may require additional information and/or documentation.