USCIS Announces New Naturalization Exam

September 27th, 2007

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today announced that it will administer a new naturalization test beginning in October 2008.  It has published the 100 questions and answers that comprise the civics component of the new naturalization test. 

All applicants who file for naturalization after October 1, 2008, will be required to take the new redesigned exam.  For those applicants who file before October 1, 2008, but who are interviewed after October 1, 2008, they will have the choice of taking the redesigned exam or the current one.