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The Green Card through Asylum Refugee Stutus may be requested by refugees or by certain family relatives of asylees. You need to wait one year after the date of entry into the United States when you were admitted as a refugee or as a qualifying family member of an asylee, to be eligible to apply for permanent residence (a green card).
People that were granted asylum in the US are eligible to apply for a green card or permanent residence 1 year of receiving theafter the asylum status. In the case of refugees, they are required by law to apply for permanent resident status 1 year after being admitted to the United States in refugee status. As an asylee, an individual is not required to apply for permanent resident status after being granted asylum for 1 year.
The Application for a Green Card or Lawful Permanent Residence as an Asylee or Refugee requires that you understand well the complete application process and forms to be used. There are several requirements, procedures, and forms to file. You must present support documentation to prove that you are eligible to apply for a Green Card. As you start you application you may have several questions about the application process for a Green Card. Several frequently asked questions will be answered when ordering this download, including the following common US immigration questions about Asylee or Refugee:
For more information about applying for refugee and asylum status you may order this information package.