Permanent Resident (Green) Card and immigrant visas
Learn about the Diversity Visa Lottery and other ways to apply for an immigrant visa. Find out how to get, renew, or replace a Green Card and become a permanent resident.
Apply for an immigrant visa
Learn about family-based, fiancee, and work visas and how to apply for each. Discover the Diversity Visa Lottery.
How to get a Green Card
Learn how to get a Permanent Resident (Green) Card, whether inside or outside the U.S.
How to renew or replace your Permanent Resident Card (Green Card)
Learn how to renew, correct, or replace your Permanent Resident Card (Green Card). And find out how to calculate the cost.
Work in the U.S. with a work permit (EAD)
As a nonimmigrant visa holder, you may be able to work in the U.S. temporarily with a work permit (Employment Authorization Document or EAD). Learn if you qualify and how to apply.
Refugees and asylum
Learn how to seek refuge or asylum in the U.S. Also find U.S. embassies around the world.