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Green Card Through Special Categories of Family

You may be able to become a permanent resident (get a green card) through a special family situation. These adjustment of status programs are limited to individuals who meet particular qualifications and/or apply during certain time frames.
 
For more information on the following categories of family members visit this webpages:

For information on becoming a permanent resident through a family member, see our Green Card Through Family webpage.

For information on other special categories that may lead to permanent residence, see our Other Ways to Get a Green Card webpage.

 

Last Reviewed/Updated: 03/29/2011