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Colombia Reviews
Average Rating: 3.98 / 5
351 Review(s)
Bogota, Colombia
Review #16470 on March 24, 2015:


Claudis927


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Review Topic: IR-5 Visa

My mom was approved today!! 😄
My mom arrived at the embassy at around 7:45 for an 8:30am appointment. She was called to the 1st window at around 11am and asked just a few personal questions(name, address, etc). Thry asked her for the medical forms, passport and pictures. Then was told to sit down and wait for the interview with council. Before she sat down they also gave her a few paperwork back(orginal marriage certificate, and my tax forms). She said she drank two coffees and waited until 1:40pm to be called by council. He asked her: who you going to leave with in U.S? My mom answered my daughter. Then he asked her: "where does your daughter work" my mom told him. Then he said: your visa is approve, gave her a form telling her that I would need to pay the visa with USCiS. My mom asked: what do you mean? He said just show this form to your daughter she would know what to do. She can pay for that from the U.S.
My mom told me that they never asked her for any pape... read complete review

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Bogota, Colombia
Review #16450 on March 22, 2015:


Georgie01


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Bogota, Colombia
Review #16448 on March 22, 2015:


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Bogota, Colombia
Review #16306 on February 25, 2015:

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Review Topic: K1 Visa

We had our interview yesterday 2/24/15, and everybody at the consulate was very nice from security all the way to the consul, we arrived at the embassy at 6AM our interview was at 7:30AM but there was already a line forming, at 7AM two ladies came out and gave us a list of the documents we needed and the order they had to be in, after that we passed threw security and went to the embassy they provided us with a number, like 20 minutes later they called us to window 8 they checked all of our documents and told us two wait for my fiancées name to be called up. 30 minutes later the consul called us to window 3 and spoke to my fiancée asked her 4 questions and told us congratulations approved you will get your passport with visa in 15 days. the consul was extremely nice he even joked around with my fiancée.

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Bogota, Colombia
Review #16293 on February 22, 2015:


MFJC


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Review Topic: IR-1/CR-1 Visa

We had our interview today. We don't live in Bogota, so we stayed at the Tryp hotel across the street from the embassy. The interview was for 8:30 am but we arrived by 7:30.

After we got through security, we were given number 26. The numbers are for a preliminary interview by a Colombian employee of the embassy. They were on 14 when we arrived so maybe it took an hour for them to get to 26. The waiting area is outside. There is a roof, but you get sun and the cold. At the preliminary interview, they asked a couple of questions about my husband's previous visits to the US. Then we waited for a couple of hours.

Around 10:20 am we got called up by name, and the state department employee, an American diplomat, asked us a couple of questions: when did you get married? have either of you been married before? how did you meet? The guy was friendly, and then he told us we were approved. He said it will take about ten days to get the passport with the visa back. W... read complete review

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