Those who are admitted to America as refugees must apply for a green card one year after they are admitted into the country. To be eligible for such a green card applicants must have lived in the US for one year and have not have had their refugee status terminated.
In addition, Form G-325A, Biographic Information and I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record might have to be filed. The latter only need be filed in full, if at the time of admission as a refugee medical grounds for admissibility were noted or if the applicant was admitted using Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition.
Evidence of refugee status and any information regarding a name change must also be submitted by refugees seeking a US green card.
Form G-28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative may also need to be filed.