Columbus Day Holiday Closings

Columbus Day Holiday Closings

All State Department Passport Agencies as well as a majority of the Embassies & Consulates nationwide will be closed Monday, October 9th, 2017 in observance of Columbus Day. Please plan accordingly if you have any urgent passport or visa application needs. US...
Rosh Hashanah and Muharram Holiday Closings

Rosh Hashanah and Muharram Holiday Closings

Many Consulates and Embassies nationwide will be closed Thursday September 21st and Friday September 22nd in observance of the Jewish and Islamic New Year holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Muharram. Please plan accordingly if you have any urgent passport or visa...
Closure of Russia Consulate in San Francisco

Closure of Russia Consulate in San Francisco

Russia was ordered to close its consulate in San Francisco and reduce the Russian diplomatic staff at the Russian Embassy in Washington DC. This is retaliation for Moscow’s ordering the US to cut its diplomatic and technical staff in Russia by more than half...
Labor Day

Labor Day

 Most Embassies/Consulates as well as the State Department Passport Agencies nationwide will be closed Monday, September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor...
Update: Qatar

Update: Qatar

As of June 5, 2017, the UAE, Egypt, Yemen, Bahrain, and Saudi Arabia abruptly suspended diplomatic relations with Qatar and cut off land, air, and sea travel to and through the country. UVC will be closely monitoring the situation and post changes to visa, transit,...