Q: My aunt became a US citizen about 5 years ago, I know my mother can get a Green Card through her, but can I? (or a visa)
I'm 26 years old.
A: Unfortunately your aunt can't sponsor you directly, nor at 26 can you be a derivative beneficiary if she sponsors your mother. If your mother becomes a legal permanent resident, your mother can sponsor you, as long as you are unmarried. If your mother becomes a US citizen later, then she can sponsor you whether or not you are married. Each category has a separate backlog which depends on your country of birth and category of sponsorship.
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