Citizenship Classes

Citizenship Students Class 2016

Adult Education is offering Citizenship classes sponsored by The WORD ESL and GRCC. The classes are available for anyone preparing for the U.S. Citizenship Exam.

Citizenship class includes a six-week study for citizenship, plus a Citizenship Clinic.

Citizenship Class Requirements

Those ready for the citizenship exam must:

  • Have a permanent residence card (green card) for five years or married to a U.S. citizen for 3 years.
  • Be able to speak, read, and write in Advance ESL level 3 (CASAS testing).
  • Must attend an orientation to gather information.

What do I need for classes?

The Word ESL will provide the instructors, textbooks, printed materials, and consultants to guide the students through the process of filling out the N-400 forms. GRCC will provide the network for class enrollment, classroom space, and building support on Saturdays.

Where are the Citizenship Classes?

Grand Rapids Community College Leslie E. Tassell M-TEC (622 Godfrey SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503)

When are Citizenship Classes offered?

Fall and winter semesters.

Cost

$20 deposit and a $5 assessment fee

Enrollment process

  • Contact Adult Education (616) 234-3172 to be placed in the list
  • Register for an Citizenship Orientation.
  • Must take CASAS pre-tests and pay $5 non-refundable, testing fee.

Next Citizenship Orientations

Winter Semester: January 2020

Contact

Questions? Call (616) 234-3172.