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  • American English

    American English

    The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs launches the new interactive website, American English, a resource for teaching and learning about American English launguage and culture.

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    Download American English App

    An ultra-fast, all-in-one app for your mobile phone. Improve your English: read e-books for learners, listen to audiobooks, explore American songs, and play a language game



  • Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Update February 6, 2015
    Given the current uncertain security situation, staff at the U.S. Consulate General in Matamoros have been advised against any non-essential travel in the city. The Consulate will continue to operate according to its regular business schedule.
  • Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Expect Continued Violence in Northern Tamaulipas
    February 4, 2015: Please be advised that there is a likelihood of increased violence in the Matamoros vicinity, reportedly between the Matamoros and Reynosa factions of the Gulf Cartel.
    Due to the likelihood of increased violence in the Matamoros vicinity, American Consulate staff has been advised to restrict travel...
  • Current USCIS Immigration Visa Fee
    All individuals issued immigrant visas overseas must pay a $165.00 USCIS Immigrant Fee before traveling to the United States. Only prospective adoptive parents whose child(ren) is/are entering the United States under either the Orphan or Hague Process, Iraqi and Afghan special immigrants who were employed by the U.S. government, returning residents, and those issued K visas are exempt from the new fee. The below USCIS website has more details on the new fee, including contact information for USCIS, if there are further questions:


  • Guide to US Visa Application
    Guía de Solicitud de Visa de EE.UU. en México
    En este video un vicecónsul describe los sencillos pasos para solicitar una visa de Estados Unidos en la Embajada o Consulados en México (Mayo 17, 2012)
    Guide to U.S. Visa Application in Mexico

    Watch as the vice consul outlines the simple steps to apply for a U.S. visa at a U.S. Consulate or Embassy in Mexico (May 17, 2012)

STEP Program

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Matamoros U.S. Consulate General

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    Contact Us

    Calle Primera #2002 Colonia Jardín 
    Matamoros, Tamaulipas México  87330

    »From U.S. 011-52-868-208-2000

    »From Mexico 01-868-208-2000



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World Water Day

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Call for Participants 2015

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