Diplomatic/Official Visas and Government-Sponsored J Program
Please click here for detailed instructions on how to apply for Diplomats/Government Officials (A Visas), International Organizations (G visas), and J visas in a Government sponsored program (with program number starting with G-1, G-2, G-3, or G-7 on Form DS2019).
Visa Status Check Online (CEAC Status Check)
Applicants for nonimmigrant visas are able to check the status of their visa cases on line. All DS160 forms created within the past year are available in the online CEAC Status Check. Please click here for details.
Non-immigrant Visa Application Procedures
Click here to view a step-by-step guide with screenshots and videos for applying for a non-immigrant visa.
Important Information for All Visa Applicants
Due to a variety of factors, the U.S. Embassy and Consulates are unable to guarantee the issuance of a U.S. visa before a fixed travel date. Do not make final travel plans or buy tickets until you have a visa.