On August 11, 2008, the Visa Office within the U.S. State Department held a quarterly teleconference with NAFSA leaders and staff. Read the attached summary of the Q&A.

Topics discussed in this call:

  • DOS Cable on Changes to OPT
  • Reapplying After a Visa Denial
  • Correcting errors
  • Effect of applying for new visa on current visa
  • Interview language
  • Documentation
  • Standardized Tests are Not Required
  • Lost/Destroyed Documents
  • Immigrant intent
  • Visas after Change of Status
  • DS-7002
  • PIMS
  • Third-Country National Applications
  • Standards for Data Entry
  • Implementation of ESTA