Consulate Definition

U.S. consulates are branch offices of U.S. embassies, located all over the world. Most consulates accept and process nonimmigrant and immigrant (green card) visa applications.

Consulate

U.S. consulates are branch offices of U.S. embassies, located all over the world, run by the U.S. Department of State (DOS). Most consulates accept and process nonimmigrant and immigrant (green card) visa applications.