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  • Courageous Voices – Building Ties on Independence Day

    Consul General's Remarks on Independence Day

    Courageous Voices – Building Ties on Independence Day. On the Occasion of the 238th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. July 3, 2014

  • Secretary Release TIP Report

    Secretary Release TIP Report

    Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during the release of the 2014 Trafficking in Persons Report, Friday, June 20, 2014, at the State Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

  • U.S. Consulate Guangzhou Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    Consulate Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    Under Secretary Kennedy joined Chargé d’Affaires Dan Kritenbrink, Consul General Jennifer Galt and OBO Deputy Director Casey Jones to cut the ribbon on the U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou

  • State’s Russel at Senate Hearing on U.S.-China Relations

    Russel on U.S.-China Relations

    Ahead of the 35th anniversary of the establishment of official diplomatic relations between the United States and China, Assistant Secretary Daniel R. Russel sees an enormous potential for continued progress.


  • Important Notice

    Aug. 12, 2014: We have made significant progress and issued most of the delayed visas worldwide. We are working to bring our systems back to full operational capacity.. ...

  • Event Calendar

    Come to the Guangzhou American Center to hear lectures, in English, on American topics. Please check Douban for the latest schedule.

Consulate Videos

  • Five Steps to study in the U.S.
    Five Steps to study in the U.S.

    EducationUSA presents a five-step approach for you to apply the U.S. schools. Anyone can independently and easily complete the applications. Watch the video to find out how! 

  • "Not So Far Apart" Photo Exhibition
    "Not So Far Apart" Photo Exhibition

    Chinese photographer Johnny Yuan and U.S. photographer Mark Curry present a photographic journey of USA and China. Mr. Yuan’s pictures display America through Chinese eyes, and Mr. Curry’s pictures display Canton through American eyes. Both photographers expertly capture the beauty in nature and local cultural life.  

  • Youku

    U.S. Consulate General Guangzhou Videos 

East Asia & the Pacific News

U.S. Citizen Services

  • U.S. Citizen Services

    To report an emergency involving a U.S. citizen, such as a serious medical issue, death, or arrest, please contact the American Citizen Services unit at:  (020) 3814-5775 from within China or (011-8620) 3814-5775 from the U.S.  American Citizen Services is unable to answer any visa-related inquiries.

    Our office is open on regular business days from 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. China time.  After regular business hours, your call will be routed to an operator who will assist you in reaching our Emergency After Hours Duty Officer.  If you experience any difficulty in reaching the operator after hours, please call (010) 8531-4000 from within China  or (011-8610) 8531-4000 from the U.S.

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American Life

  • About the U.S.
    About the U.S.

    The United States consists of 50 states and Washington D.C. The last two States to join the Union were Alaska (49th) and Hawaii (50th). Both joined in 1959.

  • Educational Exchange

    The United States Embassy of China's educational and cultural exchanges foster mutual understanding between the U.S. and China through international educational and training programs.