How long does it take between applying for green card and getting it?

I live in the US and am going to apply for green card. I need to know as I need to schdule to apply for university.

Asked on July 31, 2012 under Immigration Law, Virginia


Gene Meltser, Esq. / BIRG & MELTSER

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

That depends on the way you are planning on getting a Green Card. You can not just "apply" for it - you need basis for your petition. That can be a US Relative (spouse, paret, child etc), through employer, etc. What are your basis for applying? you may reply to me directly at

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