Use the residency navigator to help determine which petition type is most applicable to your situation.
If you're still not sure, contact the residency office for help.
Petitions can be initiated from the residency petition dashboard. This is where you will complete the questionnaire and submit your supporting documentation.
Due to COVID-19, you will not be able to submit any documentation or pay your petition fee in-person.
The document checklists (below) will help you understand what you might be asked to submit, but you won't have a list of required documents until after you have completed the online questionnaire.
Your required documents will be uploaded via the Residency Petition Dashboard. This method is secure and your documents are saved directly to PeopleSoft. The process is mostly intuitive, but here are some tips to consider:
If you get stuck or have an issue, try this: How to Upload Documents. Or, let us know - we can help you through the process.
Petition fees can be paid from the Residency Petition Dashboard. If payment is required for your petition type, your petition will not be reviewed until this fee is paid. The Residency Classification Office cannot accept or process any fee payments.