How to Become a Citizen.

By: Jordan Hinkle, Allyssa Jensen

The Requirements

  • Have to be 18 or older
  • Have to have lived there for at least 5 years
  • You have to have lived here for 5 years continuous before filling out form
  • Show you have been in the U.S. for 30 months out of the 5 years
  • Show you have lived in the U.S. for 3 months when you apply
  • Be a good person
  • Practice the constitution
  • You have to read,write,and speak English
  • Understand U.S. history
  • Take oath of allegiance

Steps You Must Take.

1. Are you already a U.S. citizen?

2. Are you eligible to be a U.S. citizen?

3. Prepare for the Application for Naturalization test.

4. Submit your Application.

5. Go take a Background Check.

6. Finish the Interview.

7. Get a Decision on your Test.

8. Get a date to take the Oath of Allegiance.

9. Take the Oath of Allegiance.

10. Understand the Citizenship.