If you wish to invite a member of your family to come to the United States on a B-2 visa (visitor for touristic purposes), you may wish to follow the steps below. Please keep in mind the suggested procedure is for visitor applications only.
1. Write a letter (see template below) to the nonimmigrant visa officer in which you:
- Indicate the expected length of visit and preferred arrival date
- Indicate pertinent biographical information of the visitors (i.e... name, relationship to you, date of birth, country of citizenship)
- If you wish to add information regarding your gradation date.
- Date and sign the form
2. Request an Enrollment Certification/Registration letter . This letter can be requested from Campus 411 All-in-One in MC 412.
3. Each family remember should receive their own separate letter from you.
4. Do not mail this letter to the embassy/consulate. Ask your guest to include it with the Enrollment Verification letter to the visa interview.
To find the embassy address please go to: http://travel.state.gov/visa/embassy/embassy_4825.html.