Get Ready for Your Citizenship Exam
It’s important to get ready and know what to expect when it comes to the U.S. Citizenship Exam. Discover the many resources that will help get prepared.
Our immigration service providers offer free classes on a regular basis in San Francisco:
Self- Help for the Elderly
601 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94133 | 415-677-7585 | www.selfhelpelderly.org | Languages: English and Chinese (廣東話，國語)
For location details, visit: www.selfhelpelderly.org/locations
Free Citizenship and ESL Classes
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday (Mandarin) | 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Mondays and Wednesdays, (Cantonese) | 9:30 pm – 12:00 pm
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday (Mandarin) | 9:30 am – 10:30 am
One-on-one mock interview practice
By appointment only (Cantonese and Mandarin)
Mondays and Tuesdays (Cantonese) | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fridays (Mandarin) | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Call 415-677-7696 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
IMMIGRATION INSTITUTE OF THE BAY AREA
58 2nd St 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105 | 415-538-8100 ext. 206 | www.iibayarea.org | Languages: English
Free Citizenship Classes
Wednesdays at 9:00 am (English)
Thursdays at 5:30 pm (English)
Instructions: To register, email: email@example.com
Jewish family and children’s services
2150 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94115 | 415-449-1200 | www.jfcs.org | Languages: English and Russian
Mondays at 6:30 pm (Russian, English)
Instructions: Call 415-449-2906 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays (English) | 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructions: Call 415-449-1241 or email email@example.com
San Francisco Public Library
Prepare for the USCIS naturalization interview with the San Francisco Public Library’s helpful resources, including a guide to naturalization, detailed practice materials for the citizenship exam, and a list of local organizations that can help you with the naturalization process. You can also watch an informative short video to learn more about the the resources available at the library.
City College San Francisco
808 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 | 415-395-8601 | ccsf.edu | Languages: English & Chinese
Free Citizenship Classes: Weekday, evening, and weekend classes available.
Prepare for the Citizenship Test & Interview: Civics Questions, Reading, Writing, Personal Information (from the N-400), and Interview Skills. See the schedule.
usa learns:Practice Tests Online
With this free program, you will learn:
The steps to become a U.S. citizen
What to expect at your interview
Vocabulary and grammar for answering interview questions
U.S. history and government for the English test
What to do after becoming a U.S. citizen
USA Learns is also available in Spanish!
USAHello is a free online center for information and education for refugees, asylum seekers, immigrants and welcoming communities.
Take a free online class to help you prepare for your naturalization exam.
U.S Citizenship & immigration services (uscis):
USCIS Naturalization Interview and Test video
This 16 minute video presentation provides a general overview of the naturalization process, including where to find immigration information and the general requirements for obtaining U.S. citizenship.
USCIS Civics Test Study Materials
There are 100 civics questions on the naturalization test. During the naturalization interview, applicants will be asked up to 10 questions from the list of 100 questions in English. You must answer correctly six (6) of the 10 questions to pass the civics test in English. Several study tools are available to help you prepare.