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Suncoast Citizenship Project


US Citizenship CeremonyOur UMCM Suncoast Citizenship Program provides all of the preparation you need to be successful throughout the naturalization process.  UMCM Suncoast offers free education and assistance on the path to naturalization through a grant from USCIS.

UMCM Suncoast’s 20+ years of ESOL experience places us in the unique position to be the only comprehensive program including English Literacy to help you prepare for the naturalization interview.

Class Information:

Our classes focus on:

  • Civics and US History
  • English for Citizenship
  • Interview Practice and Techniques
  • Citizenship Preparation

Our program provides USCIS grant-funded, teacher-led classes for students needing intensive English practice, as well as classes for students who have more experience with the English language and are looking for some extra practice and review in civics, history, and interview prep in English.  We welcome and do our best to accommodate all those hoping to obtain citizenship. 

 *All our classes are English immersion so that you can have the most exposure to the language you will need to use for the naturalization interview. 

Registration:

Please call or text us for details about registration dates and times.  To register for class, you must take a short English placement test and bring your greencard.

Schedule:

Our classes are two hours long, and meet two times a week.  Days and times vary from location to location.  We do our best to hold classes outside of work hours.  Our sessions are 10 weeks long but students are welcome and encouraged to attend class longer.  We run classes year round with holidays.

Current

  • Suncoast Citizenship Center St. Pete
    5472 58th Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33709
    Call Marija:  727-222-8883
  • Largo Public Library
    120 Central Park Drive, Largo, FL 33771
    Call James:  727-244-9301
  • Largo Office
    12945 Seminole Boulevard, Building 2, Largo, FL, 33778
    Call James:  727-244-9301
  • Temple Terrace United Methodist Church
    5030 East Busch Boulevard, Temple Terrace, FL 33617
    Call Michaela: 813-495-2501
  • Suncoast Citizenship Center Manatee
    6818 14th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207
    Call Linda: 941-527-9011
  • Mirror Lake Community Library
    280 5th Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
    Call the library: 727-893-7268

Come to class and leaNaturalization at USCISrn about the requirements for citizenship, what you really need to know for the interview, and how to make the most of the resources available through the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service.

General Contact Infomation

For citizenship classes:
Eliza Brumbaugh, Director of Literacy
literacy@umcmsuncoast.org
office: 727-754-3916
cell/text: 727-417-6964

For citizenship volunteer opportunities:
Lauren Wolf, Volunteer Engagement Manager
volunteers@umcmsuncoast.org
office: 727-754-3927

The services described on this site are supported by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security under Grant Award Number DHS-16-CIS-010-002 .  The views and conclusions contained in this flier are those of the authors and should not be interpreted as necessarily representing the official policies, either expressed or implied, of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The Department of Homeland Security does not endorse any products or commercial services.

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