Visa Video Series 3: How to get an FBI Background Check and Apostille of the Hague

Wed Jun 28, 2017
If you are from the U.S. (or have resided in the U.S.), and you plan to apply for a long stay visa, you will be required to present a state or FBI background check. In this video, SLU-Madrid Admissions Counselor Cat Gaa will explain: -How to determine whether you need a state or a federal background check -How to obtain a background check for Spain -What the Apostille of Hague is and how to get one -How to legalize documents Useful links: http://www.slu.edu/study-abroad/visa-information/spanish-visa-information.phpFBI Background Check Info: https://www.fbi.gov/services/cjis/identity-history-summary-checksForm: https://forms.fbi.gov/identity-history-summary-checks-reviewFBI Background Check Approved Channelers: https://www.fbi.gov/services/cjis/identity-history-summary-checks/list-of-fbi-approved-channelers-for-departmental-order-submissionsMassachusetts Quarry Check: http://www.mass.gov/eopss/crime-prev-personal-sfty/bkgd-check/cori/Fingerprint Information: https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/standard-fingerprint-form-fd-258-1.pdf/viewApostille of the Hague Information: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/legal-considerations/judicial/authentication-of-documents/requesting-authentication-services.htmlApostille of the Hague Request Form: https://eforms.state.gov/Forms/ds4194.PDFContact us with any questions: admissions-madrid@slu.edu