Nationality Information
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Citizenship Details 
Select your citizenship status and country of citizenship, if applicable. If you have dual citizenship, indicate your second country of citizenship. 
When selecting your status, consider the following definitions which are adapted from the US State Department:
Common App welcomes and encourages students who are undocumented or who currently hold DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) to apply. You may select the option for DACA, undocumented, Deferred Enforced Departure, Temporary Protected Status in the Citizenship Status question.
Your privacy is important to us. You are not obligated to respond to any optional questions in order to apply, and we will only use your data in the ways described in our Privacy Policy.
Individual colleges may have their own policies on citizenship status or financial aid. You can learn about a specific institution’s citizenship policies through our Explore Colleges feature or on that school's website.
Note: to ensure applicants are entering consistent data for some questions, this application uses pre-populated answer options that are maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). For example, country answer options are derived from ISO 3166, which is the international standard for country codes and codes for their subdivisions.
Residency Information
Provide your residency information, including your legal state of residence, and the number of years you have been a resident of that state. If your legal state of residence is outside of the U.S., select International and enter the number of years you have lived in the U.S.
Visa Information
If you currently have a U.S. Visa, select Yes and enter all visa information. Please note that we cannot advise you on your visa status or any related details. 
When selecting your visa type, consider the following definitions which are adapted from the U.S. State Department. Note that this list is not all-inclusive. Refer to the U.S. State Department for more information.
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