WATCH LIVE STREAM: US District Court Citizen Naturalization – June 1st 2020
Candidates for citizenship MUST check in at the time as directed by the N-445, Notice of Naturalization Oath Ceremony. Please follow those instructions. Candidates MUST call the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services regarding questions about participation in the ceremony.
This oath administration ceremony will be live streamed on YouTube. We will provide the link prior to the ceremony.
To protect your health, and the health and safety of USCIS employees and other visitors, please comply with the
following supplemental naturalization ceremony instructions:
1) If you are ill, have any symptoms of illness, or within the past 14 days, have traveled or had contact with someone
who traveled outside the United States or had contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19, call the
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Contact Center at 1-800-375-5283 (TTY 1-800-767-1833) as
soon as possible to reschedule your oath ceremony. There is no penalty for requesting that your oath ceremony be
2) Do not bring guests to your naturalization ceremony.
If you do not speak English fluently, you may have an interpreter available via phone. If you need a Sign
Language Interpreter or Certified Deaf Interpreter, call the USCIS Contact Center at 1-800-375-5283 (TTY 1-
800-767-1833) to request an accommodation.
If you have a disability and have an individual who assists you, that individual may come with you to the
3) Arrive at your scheduled naturalization ceremony no earlier than 15 minutes before your scheduled time.
Applicants who arrive earlier than 15 minutes before their scheduled time will not be allowed to enter the
naturalization ceremony facility.
4) All individuals attending the naturalization ceremony should wear a cloth face covering. Applicants may be
asked to remove their face covering during check-in or during naturalization certificate distribution for
identification purposes. Applicants not wearing the recommended face covering will be rescheduled for a new
5) Bring a blue or black ink pen to your scheduled naturalization ceremony to sign required documents.
When appearing for your naturalization ceremony, you will note the following USCIS COVID-19 precautions:
Available hand sanitizer.
Markings on the floor indicating where individuals should stand to maintain social distancing.
Designated seating areas marked or placed to maintain social distancing.
Frequent cleaning of public areas.
USCIS employees wearing face coverings and gloves.
For additional information relating to how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19, please refer to the Centers for
Disease Control (“CDC”) website at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html.