Announcement: Student Visa

The U.S. Embassy is making limited visa appointments available in December for applicants applying for new F-1 student visas.  For more information about making a student visa appointment, please visit our appointments website:

If you are renewing a student visa that is valid or expired within the last 12 months, we strongly encourage you to follow visa application instructions at to see if you qualify to renew your visa without an in-person interview. (Please be aware that if you have never had an F visa or have changed your program of study in the U.S., you cannot renew your visa without an in-person interview.)