Advocacy Institute

Travel Information

Where to fly

As soon as you are accepted to attend the Advocacy Institute, choose a flight into Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY). You should plan to arrive in China on Wednesday, May 15 and depart on Thursday, May 30. After you have reserved your flight, email the itinerary to Elizabeth Garland. Institute staff will arrange ground transportation for your travel from the airport to the university.

Obtaining a visa

To gain entrance to China, you will need a tourist visa. The fastest and easiest way to apply for a visa to China is to use an application service. Here are just a few:

China Visa Service Center
Visa HQ
PassportsandVisas.com

Note: These companies are not endorsed by Willamette University and are only provided as suggestions.