How to Apply for a U.S. Visa Online. It’s easier than ever!

Statue of Liberty, officially "Liberty Enlightening the World" Photo by Carol M. Highsmith.

Every year, millions of people are issued visas to travel to America, some for tourism, some to visit friends and family, some to study, some for medical treatment, some for business meetings and even some who just like to shop. All these people have something in common, they all applied for their visa to visit the United States, online.

Start your application by filling out the DS-160, Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application on the U.S. Department of State’s Consular Electronic Application Center: (view the video below for the process).

For the most reliable information about visas and how to apply, click here. To see if you qualify under the Visa Waiver Program, click here.