- Be 18 years old or older at the time of filing the Application for Naturalization.
- Be a lawful permanent resident (have a green card).
- Demonstrate continuous permanent residence in the United States for at least 5 years. (In some cases, this may be 3 years if you are married to a U.S. citizen.)
- Show that you have been physically present in the United States for 30 months. (In some cases, this may be 18 months if you are married to a U.S. citizen.)
- Show that you have lived for at least 3 months in the state or USCIS district where you claim residence.
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For the US Citizenship tests: Below are the USCIS published test materials for the US Citizenship or Naturalization interview tests. Please feel free to download to review and study at your own pace.