End-To-End U.S. Student Visa Consulting and Assistance

Getting a U.S. Student Visa is one of the most important steps in planning your future career. But it doesn’t need to be stressful and complicated.

Find all the information, free tools, as well as professional consulting, and even lawyer on-demand with VisaForFamily.com!

Do You Need a U.S. Student Visa?

If you wish to study full-time in the U.S. and to attend a university, college, high school, private elementary school, seminary, conservatory, or another academic institution, including a language training program, you will need to apply for and obtain a U.S. Student visa.

Unless canceled or revoked, a visa is valid until its expiration date. Applicants for Student visas must be able to prove that they are not coming to the country to immigrate illegally, but rather for the purposes included under the visa.

However, if you are not planning to study full-time, you will not be eligible for a Student visa. If you plan to study for 6 months or less, and to attend a part-time and not towards a degree program, you can enter the U.S. with a Visitor visa. Having a Visitor visa allows you to take a short recreational course of study. This course must not be for credit toward a degree or academic certificate. Learn more about Visitor Visas.

Are You Eligible for a U.S. Student Visa?

Even though the U.S. Student Visa requirements are the same for all applications, the U.S. Department of State staff and the Consular officer might have additional requirements. We are here to carefully review your case and make sure you meet all the conditions.

As an applicant, you must:

  • Have a valid passport. The validity date must be at least 6 months beyond your intended period of stay (unless exempted).
  • Attend a study course leading to a U.S. conferred degree or certificate.
  • Be accepted to a SEVP-approved school in the U.S.
  • Be registered in SEVIS.
  • Have a receipt for the SEVIS fee.*
  • Have a common carrier ticket or other evidence of transportation arrangements to and from the U.S.
  • Have sufficient funds to cover your travel, accommodation, and other expenses while in the United States.
  • Have proof of academic preparation.
  • Have a residence outside the United States, as well as other binding ties to your home country, that will ensure your departure from the United States at the end of your visit.

* If your spouse and/or children intend to live with you in the United States while you study, they must also enroll in SEVIS, obtain individual forms from the SEVP-approved school, and apply for a visa – but they do not pay the SEVIS fee.

Use our Student visa free eligibility checker to see if you may qualify.

SEVP Petition

9-12 Months

Application Review

4 Hours

Application Submission

4 Hours

Embassy Interview

1-3 Months

Visa Granted

5-10 Days

How to Get a U.S. Student Visa?

To apply for a Student Visa you will be required to be accepted to a SEVP-approved school, pay the SEVIS fee, fill out your online non-immigrant visa application, gather all necessary documentation, schedule, and attend an interview with a Consular officer.
File your application with the U.S. Department of State

In this initial step, you will need to gather all necessary documents and supporting evidence, fill in the online non-immigration visa application form, and file it with the U. S. Department of State. We are here to help you from the very beginning and streamline the process.

Schedule your Embassy interview appointment

Once you submit your online non-immigration visa application, you will receive the confirmation number for your application. Use the confirmation number and the MRV fee receipt to schedule your Embassy Interview. We offer step-by-step assistance throughout the process.

Attend the Embassy interview

During the interview, you will answer a series of questions regarding your background and upcoming travels, to prove that your visa case is genuine. You might also be required to present additional information and proof. You will usually get a determination whether or not your visa is approved at the end of the interview. We’re here to support you along the way, streamline the entire process, and boost your visa approval chances.

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How we help?

Personal consultant for determining your eligibility

Initial overview of your case. Your personal consultant will offer advice and check if all the information needed for the U.S. Student Visa is available.

Dedicated assistance for documentation gathering

Your dedicated U.S. visa consultant reviews your entire file, including your personal backstory and additional proof that the Consular officer might request.

Expert review of all Government forms

Unlimited Government forms assistance for one year. Prompt support, including contacting the U.S. Department of State, the Bureau of Consular Affairs, and the U.S. Embassy or Consulate to make sure we prevent common delays.

Embassy interview scheduling and preparation

At the interview, the Consular officer may ask for additional information, such as bank statements and other proof that you can sustain your stay in the U.S. and that you are not trying to immigrate illegally. Your dedicated Student Visa expert will assist you and make sure you are ready for the Embassy interview.

24/7 Customer Support and expert advice

Reach out to our team and our friendly Student Visa experts will answer all your questions and concerns regarding your application or your unique backstory in the shortest time possible.

Immigration lawyer consultation and review.*

Our experienced lawyers are here to help you save time and money with useful advice regarding the Student Visa and any other unique needs and challenges you might have.

*Optional service for an additional cost of $149

Our expert attorneys and visa consultants have helped over 95,000 happy travelers successfully enter into the United States – we would love to help you too!

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