Mission Mexico adjudicates almost two million applications in more than 20 different visa categories each year.
Most temporary visitors to the United States must apply for and obtain a nonimmigrant visa before beginning their journey.
The information in this website is designed to help you to understand the process and, if a visa interview is required, to come to the interview prepared. Simply click on one of the links below or on the left side of the page to begin.
Due to a consular systems upgrade, consular operations at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City and all nine consulates throughout Mexico will be closed to the public on Friday, August 7, and Monday, August 10. Additionally, the Applicant Service Centers throughout Mexico will be closed from Friday, August 7, through Sunday, August 9. If you already have an appointment scheduled for these dates, you will be contacted by the Applicant Service Center to reschedule. For any emergency travel, please look at the instructions on requesting an emergency appointment here. We apologize for any inconveniences this may cause.