MIAMI—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will hold a naturalization ceremony Friday. USCIS will welcome 160 new citizens to Miami. USCIS Officer Melissa Dotel will administer the Oath of Allegiance to a group of Miami-area residents.
The citizenship candidates originate from the following 31 countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Finland, France, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Israel, Jamaica, Mexico, Morocco, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela.
USCIS encourages new citizens and guests to share their naturalization ceremony experiences and photos through social media, using the hashtag #newUScitizen.
USCIS is the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. USCIS naturalized more than 750,000 people in fiscal year 2018.
For more information about the naturalization process and filing online, visit our website at uscis.gov or follow us on Twitter (@uscis), Instagram (/uscis), YouTube (/uscis), Facebook (/uscis) and LinkedIn (/uscis).