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 Systems issues that have affected the Department of State’s ability to issue visas are being resolved; all applicants can schedule appointments as normal.  Appointments can scheduled by following the instructions located on this website. 

Dear Applicants,

Kindly ensure that your most recent DS-160 number reflects on your profile and on your appointment confirmation letter.  Any changes to your profile must be made at least 2 working days before your scheduled appointment.

It is important that your most recent DS-160 confirmation code is updated in your profile and reflects on your appointment letter on the day of your appointment. Applicants will be turned back at the Consulate/Embassy if their DS-160 numbers do not match.

“Worldwide computer system outages may affect non-immigrant and immigrant processing.  Applicants may experience difficulties in completing their online applications or accessing their applicant profiles.  We are working to resolve these issues as quickly as possible.  Thank you for your patience.

Mount Rushmore, South Dakota

Welcome to the U.S. Visa Information Service for Nigeria. On this website you can find information about U.S. immigrant and nonimmigrant visas and the requirements to apply for each. You can also learn how to pay the required visa application fee, and book an interview appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Abuja or the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos.

This is the official visa information website of the U.S. Embassy in Nigeria.