Recommended Arrival Dates

We recommend that you arrive on one of the “Best Arrival Dates” listed below to ensure that you will participate in your VACorps program orientation with other new interns who have just arrived in the city. Your orientation will be far more enjoyable when experienced...

Passport Requirements

If you do not yet have a valid passport: It’s crucial to start your passport application without delay, bearing in mind that the process can take several weeks or longer. Passport Validity: Your U.S. passport should be valid for at least 30 days beyond your...

Visa Information and Requirements

Visa Requirements If you hold an EU, UK, Canadian, or US passport, you do not need to apply for a visa to visit South Africa as you will be granted a 90-day visitors visa upon your arrival. . When you pass through customs, please specify “tourism/travel”...