Programs and Classes

Most programs and classes remain virtual. We encourage you to take advantage of these options. Click on the links below to learn more details about each program.

Interview Practice

During your naturalization interview, an immigration officer will ask questions about your application and background, and give you a U.S. history, civics and English test. Join us for one-on-one practice to help you prepare for the interview.

Virtual Naturalization Interview Practice, in partnership with Arlington Heights Memorial Library. 
January 18 | February 15 | March 15 | April 19 | May 17 | June 21 | 7-9pm

In-Person Naturalization Interview Practice and Immigration Information Table in partnership with Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton St. 
February 7 | April 4 | June 13 | August 1 | October 3 | December 5 | 6:30-8pm


Prepare to Become a U.S. Citizen

Prepare for your citizenship test in small, online group classes. Content includes speaking, reading and writing English, along with U.S. history and civics.

Virtual Citizenship Classes (on Zoom)

  • In partnership with Vernon Area Public Library: January 17, 2023 - April 4, 2023 from 7-8:45pm. Register here.
  • In partnership with Indian Trails Public Library: March 7, 2023 – May 23, 2023 from 3-4:45pm. Register here.
  • In partnership with Palatine Public Library: March 16, 2023 - June 8, 2023 from 6:30-8:15pm. Registration coming soon.
  • In partnership with Arlington Heights Memorial Library: June 06, 2023 – September 29, 2023. Registration coming in late summer 2023.
  • In partnership with Indian Trails Public Library: August 31, 2023 – November 17, 2023. Registration coming in late summer 2023.

For more information, contact Adri Arango, HIAS Outreach and Education Specialist at 872.250.1029 or via email.