US Visa Documents

Students

Bring your latest school results, transcripts and degrees/diplomas. Also bring evidence of financial support such as monthly bank statements, fixed deposit slips, or other evidence.

Working adults

  1. An employment letter from your employer and pay slips from the most recent three months.
  2. Businessmen and company directors
  3. Evidence of your position in the company and remuneration.

Visiting a relative

  • Photocopies of your relative’s proof of status (e.g. Green Card, naturalization certificate, valid visa, etc.).
  • Previous proof of visits to the U.S.
  • If you were previously in the United States, any documents attesting to your immigration or visa status.
  • Supporting Documents for Applicants Seeking Medical Care

If you wish to travel to the U.S. for medical treatment, then you should be prepared to present the following documentation in addition to the documents listed above and those the consular officer may require:

  • A medical diagnosis from a local physician explaining the nature of your ailment and the reason you require treatment in the United States.
  • A letter from a physician or medical facility in the United States expressing a willingness to treat this specific ailment and detailing the projected length and cost of treatment (including doctors’ fees, hospitalization fees, and all medical-related expenses).
  • If someone other than yourself is paying for your medical care in the U.S., a statement of financial responsibility from the individuals or organization paying for your transportation, medical and living expenses. The individuals guaranteeing payment of these expenses must provide proof of their ability to do so, often in the form of bank or other statements of income/savings or certified copies of income tax returns.

For more information about business and tourist visas, visit the Department of State’s website.