Getting a Green Card (Permanent Residency)

Learn about the paths, process, and problems involved in becoming a permanent U.S. resident.

Getting a green card is the most sought after - and difficult to obtain - of U.S. immigration benefits. In this section you'll find information on every steps of the process. You may also want to see our sections on Family-Based and Employment-Based Immigration for articles on those specific routes.

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