US Department of State Contact Information 

US Department of State

Office of Private Sector Exchange Designation (ECA/EC/D)

SA-4E – Room # E-B001

2201 C Street NW

Washington, DC 20520

Our main telephone lines 1-844-300-1824  


Please visit the website below:

Exchange Visitor Program Office -


US State Department J-1 Visa Emergency Hotline: 1-866-283-9090.

This line is for use by exchange visitors and third parties in the case of urgent situations. A Department of State representative is available 24 hours a day.


Exchange Visitor Brochure: Link to State Department_2016