Getting Your Marriage Green Card, from Start to Finish


Detailed guides for each of the four main pathways to a spousal visa


A spouse seeking a marriage-based green card must generally follow one of four different pathways, based on where they live and whether their spouse is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder).

Boundless has produced a detailed guide for each pathway, so you can understand what to expect and then navigate the immigration system with confidence.


Which marriage-based immigration guide best describes your situation?

Living in the United States and Married to a U.S. Citizen

Living in the United States and Married to a U.S. Green Card Holder

Living Abroad and Married to a U.S. Citizen

Living Abroad and Married to a U.S. Green Card Holder