Online Visa Application
Complete the online visa application (Form DS-160) at least 2 days before your embassy or consulate interview. Upon completing you application, contact the embassy or consulate to confirm whether you need to be interviewed. The application process cannot be completed until you appear for an interview with a embassy or consulate officer. Be sure to complete the DS-160 on the website of the embassy or consulate at which you will be appearing in person, otherwise your submission will be sent to the wrong database. Upon completion of the application, print and save a copy of the confirmation page for your records and to take to the interview.