Applying for a Korean visa can be nerve wracking. Even if you have tracked your application through the mail, once it arrives at the embassy or consulate, there is black hole of wonder on where your visa is, in relation to the application process.
Well, wonder no more! At visa.go.kr you can search the status of your visa by providing simple information you submitted on your application.
If you aren’t proficient in Korean, go ahead and click the English option in the navigation of the webpage in the upper right hand corner.
Proceed to click “Check Application Status & Print”
EPIK applicants: Search using your passport # and enter your name as it appears on your passport in [LAST NAME, FIRST NAME, MIDDLE NAME] format. Click on the calendar icon and navigate yourself to your date of birth and………voila~
Click “search” and you will presented with a status table below the search box indicating your receipt number, date of application, status of stay, and where your application stands within the application process.
And there you have it, no more wondering!
Ad astra per aspera,