Useful Links

Consulates and Embassies

U.S. Department of State: Websites of U.S. Embassies, Consulates, and Diplomatic Missions around the world


Health and Safety

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Information about required and recommended vaccinations for countries around the world, as well as pertinent travel health information

Smart Traveler Enrollment Program: U.S. Department of State free service to allow U.S. citizens and nationals traveling abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate

Bureau of Consular Affairs: Information on visas, passports, State Department Travel Alerts & Warnings, and country specific background information 



U.S. Department of State Passport Office



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