Rome’s F1 visa issuance rate

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Before COVID, Rome issued 89.3 F1 visas in an average December. This December, they issued 174. It seems like Rome is hard at work catching up on their backlog from COVID.
Source: The U.S. Department of State’s Monthly Immigrant Visa Issuance Statistics.
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