New ‘U.S. Citizenship Welcome Packet’ Contains Useful Information for New Citizens

For all new citizens during their naturalization oath ceremony, USCIS now provides a standard U.S. Citizenship Welcome Packet which contains information to help new citizens prepare to exercise the rights and responsibilities of U.S.Citizenship. Useful information includes information like applying for a U.S. passport, updating social security records and petitioning for family members. The packet also includes:

  • A congratulatory letter from President Obama,
  • A pocket size edition of the declaration of independence and Constitution of the United States,
  • passport application,
  • Naturalization certificate holder,
  • A voter’s guide to Federal elections.