• As of July 26, the United States Embassy resumed certain nonimmigrant services, including: F, M, certain J categories (alien physician, government visitor, international visitor professor, research scholar, short-term research scholar, specialist, secondary school student and college/university student), C1/D, E, I, O, and P visas, and certain immigrant visas including IR1, IR2, CR1, and CR2.  The MRV fee is valid and may be used to schedule an interview appointment in the country where it was purchased within one year ofthe date of payment.  
     
    Please note, you must wear a face mask when visiting the Embassy. If you are feeling ill or have reason to believe you have been exposed to COVID-19, please do not enter the Embassy  buildings and reschedule your appointment.
     
    Applicants for H1B, H2B, L1, and certain J categories and their dependents covered by Presidential Proclamation 10052 should request an appointment only if you have reason to believe you may qualify for one of the exceptions listed in the Proclamation here.  
     
    The Presidential Proclamations suspending the entry of foreign nationals who were physically present within 14 days in certain countries prior to their entry or attempted entry into the United States (Presidential Proclamations 9984, 9992, 9993, 9996, and 10041), and the Presidential Proclamations suspending the entry of certain immigrants and nonimmigrants who present a risk to the U.S. labor market following the coronavirus outbreak (Presidential Proclamations 10014 and 10052) remain in effect.  For details about these Presidential Proclamations click here.
     
    Attention:  Nonimmigrant Visas Applicants should submit electronically the DS-160 online form before making an appointment.  Update your profile with the DS-160 barcode number by selecting “Update Profile” on this website.  When scheduling your appointment,use the same barcode from your current DS-160.
     
    If you have made an appointment with an invalid or previously used barcode, you must update your profile at least three (3) business days prior to your appointment date with the new/valid barcode.  Otherwise, you will not be allowed in for an interview and will need to make a new appointment using the new/valid DS-160 barcode.  Please bring printouts of your DS-160 confirmation and appointment confirmation to your interview.
  • Urgent information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus: Entry of foreign nationals who were physically present within the following list of countries within 14 days pior to their entry or attempted entry into the United States is suspended, per Presidential Proclamations 9984, 9992, 9993, 9996 and the subsequent proclamation issued May 24, 2020:

    • Brazil       
    • The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, excluding overseas territories outside of Europe;
    • The Republic of Ireland; 
    • The 26 countries that comprise the Schengen Area (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland)
    • The Islamic Republic of Iran;
    • The People’s Republic of China, not including the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau
  • There are certain exceptions to the suspension of entry, including exceptions for U.S. lawful permanent residents and certain family members of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents, among other exceptions listed in the proclamations. If you reside in, have traveled recently to, or intend to transit or travel to the above listed countries prior to your planned trip to the United States, we recommend you postpone your visa interview appointment until 14 days subsequent to your departure from the subject country(ries). Additionally, if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, or believe you may have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, you are strongly encouraged to postpone your appointment by at least 14 days. There is no fee to change an appointment and visa application fees are valid for one year in the country where the fee was paid. For questions about rescheduling a pending consular appointment, please contact us for specific guidance.
  • The Interview Waiver Program is temporarily suspended in Jordan.

  • The U.S. Embassy is accepting CR1, CR2, IR1, and IR2 immigrant visa applications through Aramex. 

  • On January 31, 2020, a new Presidential Proclamation (“Presidential Proclamation 9983”) was issued which added to the ongoing travel restrictions of P.P. 9645 by expanding them to the nationals of six additional countries.  The restrictions only apply to immigrant visas and/or diversity visas, not nonimmigrant visas.  More information is available at this link.
  • Reciprocity fees for F and I visas for Jordanian applicants are now $106 (or JD equivalent) beginning January 9, 2020.
  • Persons entering the Consular Section will be unable to leave any battery operated or electronic devices with our security personnel.  Electronic devices include, but are not limited to: mobile phones, laptops, digital watches, cameras, or portable music players.  You must make arrangements to store these devices elsewhere before coming to the Embassy.  This policy will enable us to admit you into the Embassy more quickly and efficiently, resulting in a better customer experience.  We thank you for your understanding.