citizenship & naturalization services

Application Services
Our Immigration Services department offers citizenship and naturalization services. Those who may qualify include:

  • United States FlagIndividuals who currently have a green card and have been in the United States for 4 years and 9 months or more; OR
  • Individuals who currently have a green card who married a United States citizen and have been in the United States for 3 years or more living with their United States citizen spouse.

What are the Benefits of Becoming a Citizen?

  • Protecting your family from possible deportation
  • The right to vote
  • The ability to bring other family members to the U.S.
  • Traveling with a U.S passport.

How We Can Help You Become a Citizen:

  • We provide naturalization services to people of all faiths
  • We will complete and send the N-400 (application for Citizenship) or N-600 (application for Citizen Certification)
  • We provide classes to prepare for the USCIS Citizenship Interview
  • We provide classes and information for the Civics, English, and Writing Tests

For more information about filing an application, contact Maryam Gazer at (858) 637-3245 or

2017 Citizenship Classes

Citizen applicants are tested on their knowledge of U.S. history and civics, and their ability to read, write, and speak in English. We offer FREE classes and group tutoring in preparation for the citizenship test and interview for all English levels. For more information about citizenship classes and/or tutoring, contact Alexandra Prades at (858) 637-3364 or

Convenient days and locations. Register in class! 

Class Location: Jewish Family Service 
Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus - Community Services Building
8788 Balboa Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123
Schedule: Tuesday / Thursday, 5:30-7:30 pm
Dates: May 9th to July 13th
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Class Location: National City Public Library
1401 National City Blvd., National City, CA 91950 
Schedule: Tuesday / Thursday, 10:30am-12:30pm 
Dates: May 16th to July 25th 
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Class Location: Chula Vista Library  
365 F Street, Chula Vista, CA 92910  
Schedule: Monday / Wednesday, 6:00-8:00pm 
Dates: May 22nd to July 26th 
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Immigration Services
(858) 637-3245
8788 Balboa Avenue
San Diego, CA
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San Diego, CA 921203

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