VIDEO: The Oath of Allegiance and How It Can Sink Your Citizenship Application

Most people are aware that when they apply for naturalization that they have to pass a civics and English exam.  They are also generally aware that they have to demonstrate good moral character in the time period before filing.  An interview is also required.

One often underlooked part of the citizenship process is the oath of allegiance.  In this short video, we explain what the oath means, provide some tips on how to discuss the oath and work to help you understand what, exactly, a naturalization applicant is promising when they take the oath of allegiance.