Skip Global Navigation to Main Content
Skip Breadcrumb Navigation
  • Ambassador Kennedy

    Supporting the Special Olympics in Fukuoka

    Nov. 10 - Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and members of the diplomatic community cheered for athletes at the Special Olympics Nippon National Summer Games Fukuoka 2014.

  • CG Greenberg and students

    Dialog With Kansai Area Students

    Oct 16 – CG Greenberg joined Kansai American Center’s monthly “Soryoji Café” youth English discussion club, where he exchanged ideas with students from around the Kansai region. Follow Kansai American Center on Facebook to find out how to join events like this in the future.

    ALSO:  Story
  • CG Welcomes United Airlines visitors to Osaka

    CG Welcomes United Airlines visitors to Osaka

    Leaders of the business community in Osaka, Consul General Allen Greenberg and Principal Commercial Consul Helen Hwang welcomed United Airlines VP Jake Cefolia and MD for Japan and Pacific Sales Matt Miller to Osaka on October 2.

  • Consul General Greenberg and Principal Commercial Officer Helen Hwang

    Engaging the Business Community in Western Japan

    On September 17, Consul General Greenberg and Principal Commercial Officer Helen Hwang hosted a reception to meet with over 50 select members of the Kansai area U.S.-Japan business community to express appreciation for their role in developing the economies of Japan and the U.S., and to encourage them to continue their efforts to strengthen bilateral economic cooperation.

  • Building U.S.-Japan Ties in Hyogo-ken

    Building U.S.-Japan Ties in Hyogo-ken

    Consul General Greenberg paid a courtesy call on Governor Toshizo Ido of Hyogo Prefecture on September 9.

News from the Consulate

Special Interest

Study Abroad

  • American English
    Study American English and American Culture
    The State Dept. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs offers a website for teachers and learners of English as a Foreign Language.

  • J-1 Visa State
    J-1 Visa Information
    The Exchange Visitor (J) non-immigrant visa category is for individuals
    approved to participate in work- and study-based exchange visitor
  • Exchange Programs
    Exchange Programs
    Exchange programs are available for both U.S. citizens and non-citizens.

Non-Immigrant Visa Interview

  • NIV English

American View

  • American View


  • TOMODACHI logo TOMODACHI is a public-private partnership that supports Japan's recovery from the Great East Japan Earthquake, and invests in the next generation of Japanese and Americans.  [More]

EducationUSA Program