Interested in studying in the United States? Here's how the application process will work for an F-1 or M-1 visa or status.
Application Process for an F-1 or M-1 Student Visa From Outside the U.S.
This article gives you the “nuts and bolts” of putting together your student visa application from overseas.
How to Apply for a J-1 Visa From Overseas
Steps to take to obtain a U.S. visa as an exchange student.
What to Do If Your Student Visa Is Denied
Possibilities to appeal or reapply for an F-1 or M-1 visa.
How Long It Takes to Get a Student Visa to the U.S.
Timing to plan around, both with respect to the school schedule and that of the U.S. government office with which you will be dealing.
Making Sure to Choose an Accredited School to Sponsor You for F-1 Visa in the U.S.
Is the college or other school in the U.S. that you're considering seeking a visa to attend accredited and authorized to accept foreign students?
How to Apply for J-1 Status From Within the U.S.
J-1 status allows a foreign-born person who is staying legally in the U.S. to remain longer, in order to take part an established exchange visitor program.
Came to the U.S. on the Visa Waiver Program: Can I Change to M-1 Vocational Student Status?
It would be so convenient to stay in the U.S. and start your studies, but here's why that won't work for VWP entrants.
Filling Out USCIS Form I-539 to Change Visa Status to Student (F-1 or M-1)
What paperwork needs to be completed in order to stay in the U.S. as an academic or vocational student.