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Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Ceremony

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and adhering to the CDC guideline of six feet distancing, naturalization ceremonies must be limited to applicants only based on available space.  The Court understands the importance to this day and the desire of family and friends to share in this event.  As a result, the Court will establish an AT&T conference line to allow anyone interested to listen to the proceedings.  You may use the following information:

(877) 336-1839
Access code – 7653725


NOTICE: SO-20-15 In re: Naturalization Ceremonies During the Exigent Circumstances Created by COVID-19

The Eastern District of Tennessee hosts several naturalization ceremonies throughout the year. Naturalization is the process by which U.S. citizenship is conferred upon a foreign citizen or national after he or she fulfills the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act.
For more information regarding naturalization, please contact United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. There you will find forms and information related to naturalization.