Getting Ready to Travel
Please apply for a passport ASAP. The Department of Homeland and Security is experience a high volume of passport request so there will be a long wait and delay in getting a new passport.
You must have a valid passport that is good for at least 6 months by Friday, April 28, 2017.
Everyone traveling to China must submit their passport to the Chinese Consulate for a Visa. The Chinese government requires everyone to have a passport in addition to a Chinese Visa.