Country Prep Subpages
Every student needs a valid passport. If you are a US citizen and need to apply, please contact the passport division of the State Department. Routine service requires 4-6 weeks.
Visa for Switzerland
Program managers can advise students about the application process, timeline and documents required. See if your country requires an entry visa in Switzerland.
Official information and tips from the federation, cantons and communes for living and working in Switzerland.
Students often need to tailor their search for housing by region.