What is immigration? To immigrate means to move into another country and live there permanently, but why do people worldwide want to migrate to the U.S.? There are many reasons why people choose to move here. Reasons being to live in freedom, practice religious beliefs freely, to liberate themselves from poverty and abuse, and the biggest reason is to live a better life not just for themselves but also for their family. Some immigrants already have family members that live in the U.S. and move here because they want to be closer to them. Others move here for job opportunities. Another main reason immigrants want to come to the united states is to exceed and in education. Every year the number of students that want to attend to a college in the United States increases; one of the most outstanding schools are located in the United States with better professional and educational fields.