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In July 2019 the U.S. Department of State (DOS) changed the conditions of participation in the official Diversity Visa Program. As of now a valid passport is required when registering for the annual Green Card lottery. In the following, we describe the new passport regulation and its effects on Green Card applicants.Read more
When participating in an exchange program or spending a semester abroad in the United States, you will quickly come into contact with the term "SEVIS".Read more
After a succesful interview, the U.S. consulate will keep the applicants' passport for issuing the visa. As soon as the visa is printed and glued to the passport, it will be delivered to the applicant. In Germany, this delivery was free of charge so far, but that has changed since December 11th, 2018.Read more
If you want to travel to the USA, you not only need a visa or ESTA but also a valid passport that proves your identity. Without one, you won’t be allowed to enter the country or cross the borders of most countries.Read more
The so-called Travel Ban applies to citizens of seven countries worldwide. Still, the legal challenges against the travel restrictions issued by president Trump continue and the controversy persists.Read more
When entering the USA you have to pay attention to certain laws and requirements, no matter if you travel privately with ESTA or for business purposes with a visa. Read the most important hints and tipps for entering the United States.Read more