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July 20th 2021:

The US is still on the UK list of Amber Countries. While the UK has lifted restrictions on much international travel, the US has not yet relaxed restrictions on entry from the UK, Ireland and Schengen countries. The US Embassy in London has not yet announced a resumption of visa interviews.
We will update this information as soon as we can.

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In the UK, the relaxation of some COVID related restrictions is to be welcomed - but we all need to continue to make sure we maintain social distancing and stick to the guidelines!

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Update from the US Embassy Consular team via Twitter: 01 Feb 2021
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4th Jan 2021

As you may have seen in the news, ...

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Helping you book your programme with confidence.

We're all looking forward to things getting back to normal - but we also appreciate there are some things we just can't control ...

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Travel to the USA
November 25th 2020

CNN is reporting today that the USA may look to soon open up flights from Schengen countries such as the UK.
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23rd November 2020
  • On the 1st October 2020, U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White found that President Trump did not have the authority to issue the June 22nd proclamation ...
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5th October 2020: Update on temporary ban on J1 Visas

A U.S judge has temporarily lifted the existing ban on J1 visas to the USA. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White found that ...

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The money isn't yours - sorry...

There have been a number of international students (including previous J1 visa holders) who have received stimulus checks in error from the US Government's ...

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