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As announced by the White House and the CDC, a new U.S. travel policy takes effect on November 8, requiring all foreign nationals traveling to the United States to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.

Due to current world events, we are experiencing increased wait times for visa interviews and processing of approved applications. Please allow 2 – 3 weeks for the return of your passport and visa.  To request an expedited appointment, please visit https://ustraveldocs.com/at/at-niv-expeditedappointment.asp. If you have urgent travel plans, please discuss with consular staff at the time of your visa interview.

What is a Visa?

A citizen of a foreign country who seeks to enter the United States generally must first obtain a U.S. visa, which is placed in the traveler’s passport, a travel document issued by the traveler’s country of citizenship or nationality.

Certain international travelers may be eligible to travel to the United States without a visa if they meet the requirements for visa-free travel under the Visa Waiver Program.  The Visa section of this website is all about U.S. visas for foreign citizens to travel to the United States.  If you cannot find what you are looking for here, please visit Travel.State.gov for additional information.

Note: U.S. citizens do not need a U.S. visa for travel to the United States, but when planning travel abroad a U.S. citizen may need a visa issued by the embassy or consulate of the country they wish to visit.

Do You Already Know What Type of Visa You Need?

For nonimmigrant visas, you can go directly to the online application for the DS-160; or for immigrant visas, directly to the USCIS site for the relevant forms.  If you are unsure, please use the Visa Wizard below to help you determine your visa type.

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