Your 91 Paths to U.S. Green Card

1. Immediate Relatives (IR) of U.S. Citizen (USC)

2. Family Preferences (F1, F2A, F2B, F3, F4)

3. Adoption

4. Widow(er) of U.S. Citizen (USC)

5. Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
Abused Spouse, Child, or Parent

6. Employment 1st Preference (E11, E12, E13)
Extraordinary Ability, Professor or Researcher, Manager or Executive

7. Employment 2nd Preference (E21, E22)
Advanced Degree, Exceptional Ability, National Interest Waiver (NIW)

8. Employment 3rd Preference (E31, E32, E33)
Skilled Workers, Professionals, and Other Workers

9. Employment 4th Preference (E4)

10. Employment 5th Preference (E5): Green Card for Investor

11. Accompanying or Following to Join (AFTJ)

12. Amerasian

13. Asylee, Refugee

14. Parolee

15. Cuban Adjustment Act (CAA)

16. Haitian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act (HRIFA)

17. Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act (NACARA)

18. Creation of Record

19. T and U Visas

20. Cancellation of Removal (COR)
Green Card during Removal (Deportation) Proceedings

21. Green Card by Diversity Visa (DV) Lottery

22. Green Card for Family of Deceased USAF Member

23. Green Card by Juvenile Court

24. Green Card by Residence in the U.S. since January 1, 1972 (Registry)

25. Green Card for Diplomat (INA, Section 13)

26. Green Card by Work for Central Intelligence Agency (CIA Act, Section 7)