Seattle, WA asked in Immigration Law and Social Security for Washington

Q: I am international student who is issued social security card Can I apply for green card ?

1 Lawyer Answer
Lana Elliott
Lana Elliott
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  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Spokane Valley, WA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: Unfortunately,being an international student and having a social security card are not sufficient, on their own, grounds to apply for Green Card. There should be family, business, investment, or other relationship that would be a basis for a legal permanent residence (Green Card). I would recommend you to consult with an immigration attorney in your area to discuss your options and potential venues for obtaining Green Card.

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