May 10, 2016
It should be noted that the B2 visa can only be obtained abroad (i.e. in the alien’s home country). The applicants to this category of visa must be able to show in simple but detailed terms the purpose for the visit to the U.S; be it for pleasure, tourism or for medical treatment. Applicants in this category must make evident or demonstrate their intention to be in the U.S temporarily and that they will return to their home country on or before the end of their legally allotted time in the United States. B2 visa applicants may also be required to show proof that they sufficient funds to support themselves during their stay in the United States. Applicants in this category may also be required to meet prerequisite health and character criteria.