Tourist Visa/Visa Waiver

Student Status? Change to Visa Waiver Status while in US

Yes you can travel in the US after your F-1 student visa expires – if you prepare carefully. We recently received an inquiry from a young student finishing up her studies at a University of California campus who was from a European country. Her student status was about to expire. Although she knew she had… Read more »

Global Entry Program Now Available

CBP has begun processing applications for the Global Entry Program for expedited entry clearance Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States. Though intended for frequent international travelers, there is no minimum number of trips necessary to qualify… Read more »

Obama aims to lure more foreign tourists

President Obama’s recent executive order to increase tourism to the U.S. by expediting and simplifying the tourist visa application process is a step in the right direction. The goal is to fuel the economy and create jobs. “The more folks who visit America, the more Americans we get back to work,” says Mr Obama. International… Read more »