Official Website of the United States Department of Homeland Security

Green Card Resources

Newly arrived immigrants will find important settlement information under the “Welcome to the United States” link to the left. Here, immigrants can download the comprehensive orientation guide, Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants. Welcome to the United States is available in 14 languages and provides practical information to help immigrants settle into everyday life in the United States, as well as basic civics information that introduces new immigrants to the U.S. system of government.

For more information from the federal government on how to settle in the United States, see the “” link to the right.

Last Reviewed/Updated: 03/31/2011