Citizenship Resources

For more information and assistance on naturalization please contact one of the following organizations.

Download our Citizenship Application Preparation Form here: N400 Preparation Form

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601 Jackson Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Languages: English and Chinese (廣東話,國語)
  • Form filling: (N-400, N-600, N-648, I-912, I-90)
  • Free Citizenship Class
  • ESL class

Catholic Charaties CYO


990 Eddy Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Languages: English, español, Português, Deutsch, 普通话
  • Services: Naturalization, derivation of citizenship, disability waivers, fee waivers, interview preparation, accompaniment
  • Other Legal Immigration Services (U-Visas, VAWA, Family Petitions, I-601A)
  • Drop ins: Mondays 2pmregister at 1pm (cost: $40)

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2150 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Languages: English, Russian
  • Free Citizenship Class
  • Services: Family petitions; Refugee Services; Naturalization including preparation and filing, Fee and Medical Waivers (for qualified applicants), interview preparation, and accompaniment; and applications for Certificates of Naturalization, US passports, and Green Card renewal
  • Drop-in English/civics classes: Monday 12:15pm-2:00pm or 3:15- 5:00pm

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach (APILO)


1121 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Languages: English, español, 普通话, 廣東話, Filipino, tiếng Việt, 한국말, 日本語, Hindi
  • Services: Legal consultation, full representation, document preparation, interview preparation, accompaniment & complex naturalization matters that may involve, but are not limited to disability waivers, criminal issues, continuous presence issues, etc.
  • Other:  Family Law, Domestic Violence, Immigration (Family Petitions, VAWA, U-Visa, I-751 Waivers, etc.), Human Trafficking, Elder Law and Elder Abuse, Housing Rights, Tax Controversies, Disability Rights, etc.
  • MUST call for legal appointments, NO drop ins: M-F 9am – 5pm
 International Institute of the Bay AreaPicture4 1111 Market Street,  4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
94105 415.538.8100 x206
  • Languages: español, English, 普通话, 廣東話
  • Free citizenship classes
  • Services: Naturalization, derivation of citizenship, disability waivers, fee waivers, interview preparation, accompaniment
  • Other: Legal immigration (U-Visa, VAWA, Family Petitions, I-601A)
  • Drop ins: Thursdays 1-4pm (cost: $30) 

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474 Valencia Street #295
San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Languages: español, English
  • Assistance with naturalization and other immigration petitions.
  • Free citizenship classes
  • ESL classes
  • Drop ins: M-F 9am- 5pm

The San Francisco Pathway to citizenship is partnering with the San Francisco Public Library to provide access to online multilingual citizenship resources. Please click on the following link for helpful resources, naturalization guides and practice exam material SFPL multilingual citizenship resources Or visit your local  San Francisco Public Library branch.