"Naturalization is the process by which U.S. citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen or national after he or she fulfills the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA)." You may download the pocket study guide Preparing for the Naturalization Test [.pdf] here.
201 Regency Executive Park Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217
In order to visit this office or to speak with an Immigration Services Officer, you must have an appointment scheduled by USCIS, or you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment on the USCIS website. Go to: https://my.uscis.gov/en/appointment/v2
If you need legal advice on immigration matters, make sure the person helping you is authorized to give legal advice. Go to: https://www.uscis.gov/scams-fraud-and-misconduct/avoid-scams.
To check the status of a pending application, petition, or request, go to Case Status Online. You will need a receipt number. You can also call USCIS at 1-800-375-5283 (TDD for deaf and hard of hearing: 1-800-767-1833) or make an appointment at a local field office at infopass.uscis.gov.
Finding Books at the Library
Search "US Citzenship" in the library Catalog. On the results page, click the title of any book to see the full display and availability.
Professor Allan Wernick is a widely-noted authority and advocate on U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Law and is renowned for his ability to clearly explain the issues surrounding this highly complex field.
During your naturalization interview, a USCIS Officer will ask you questions about your application and background. You will also take an English and civics test unless you qualify for an exemption or waiver.