1. Request legal help and advice
It is important to request legal help and advice when applying for US citizenship. The application process can be complicated and getting advice from an expert will increase your chances of becoming a citizen. There are several organizations in Illinois that may be able to help you for free or at a low cost.
If you are unable to get legal help from an organization in Illinois, you can get free online help to apply on your own. Citizenship Works is a non profit organization that provides free online services to help you apply for US citizenship. To use this service visit their website Citizenship Works.