Corps Documents

Volunteer with citizenship now

NYC/CUNY Corps Guide <pdf>

We provide this guide to familiarize you with Citizenship Corps events. The guide outlines a typical event, describing its structure and your role as a volunteer.

Citizenship Now! Guide <pdf>

Intended to assist permanent residents in becoming U.S. citizens, this guide discusses the naturalization process and provides information on filling out the N-400 Application for Naturalization. We strongly recommend that all Corps volunteers familiarize themselves with the contents of this guide.

Citizenship and immigration law: an Overview (Manual) <pdf>

This guide provides counselors with an overview of different topics in immigration law, including citizenship for children, adjustment of status, USCIS document renewal and replacement, and immigration arrest and detention.

N-400 Application for Naturalization <pdf>

The application filed by permanent residents applying for citizenship. Take the time to read this form so that you will feel more comfortable assisting individuals in completing it. Feel free to ask the attorneys present at events about any questions you have regarding the form.

Assistance Reminders <pdf>

In the midst of assisting an applicant in completing the N-400 Application for Naturalization, there are a few key issues Corps volunteers should make sure to look for and discuss with the applicant. This document lists these things, and is provided to Corps volunteers at all events.