Asylum or Refugee Status: How to Apply
People who are given asylum or refugee status are entitled to special legal protections under U.S. immigration laws.
Asylum or Refugee Status: Who Is Eligible?
Asylum and refugee status are special legal protections available to people who have left their home country for their own safety and are afraid to return.
Checklist: Do You Qualify for Asylum in the U.S.?
Thinking about applying for asylum? The checklist below will help you determine whether you have a good claim, and make sure you haven’t overlooked any possible barriers to getting approved.
Chances of Winning a Grant of Asylum
Whether you will be granted asylum in the U.S. depends on many factors, and your chances of obtaining asylum are difficult to predict.
If I am eligible for DACA, should I apply for that or asylum?
I’m 18 and I’ve been living in the U.S. with my family without legal immigration status since I was very young.