United States Supports Altos de Cajon School

13 December, 2023

The U.S. Southern Command Human Assistance Program, through the U.S. Embassy Office of Defense Representative, donated USD $16,000 in supplies to the Altos de Cajon…

Safe Spaces in Limón 

United States Opens Safe Spaces in Limón 

6 July, 2023

Limón residents have four new Safe Spaces where they receive lessons to develop their skills in arts, music, and sports.  U.S. Ambassador Cynthia Telles officially…

Safe Spaces in Limón 

United States Opens Safe Spaces in Limón 

30 June, 2023

Limón residents have four new Safe Spaces where they receive lessons to develop their skills in arts, music, and sports.  U.S. Ambassador Cynthia Telles officially…

Great Seal of the United States

English Teachers Improve Their Skills   

26 June, 2023

“As English teachers, you build the foundation for your students’ development.  Your teachings will open employment and academic doors for them.  You are their mentors,…

Great Seal of the United States

Nonimmigrant Visa Fee Increases

31 March, 2023

Press Release Publication of Final Rule on Nonimmigrant Visa Fee Increases The Department of State is committed to facilitating legitimate travel to the United States for…

Release of Political Prisoners from Nicaragua

Release of Political Prisoners from Nicaragua

9 February, 2023

PRESS STATEMENT February 9, 2023 ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE Today, the United States welcomes 222 individuals who had been imprisoned by the Government…

Visa

Visa Services Available

15 December, 2020

Press Release December 15th, 2020 The U.S. Embassy suspended routine visa services on March 18 of this year due to Covid-19 and, at this time,…

U.S. Embassy Donates School Supplies

U.S. Embassy Donates School Supplies

28 September, 2020

Students from Pochotal School in Jaco received school supplies that will facilitate and improve their learning process. Thanks to the United States Embassy Office of…

The U.S. Embassy’s Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) donated 1,200 reusable protective face shields to Costa Rica’s National Commission for Risk Prevention and Disaster Response (CNE).

Donation for the CNE

8 June, 2020

The U.S. Embassy’s Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) donated 1,200 reusable protective face shields to Costa Rica’s National Commission for Risk Prevention and Disaster…

A group of 10 people

The New Youth Ambassadors Are from Perez Zeledon

10 January, 2019

Nine young students from Perez Zeledon are participating in the Department of State Youth Ambassadors exchange program. These students participate in workshops, community service activities,…