Once you are accepted at UC, you will have to apply to a Student Resident VISA at the Chilean Consulate nearest to you. Check the list of Chilean Consulates around the world in the following link Chilean Consulates

After you have arrived to Chile, you must follow the following steps:

  • Register your VISA at "Policía Internacionalwithin the first 30 days after your arrival to Chile.
    • You must bring your passport and the immigration card you received upon arrival to the following address: Policía Internacional. Eleuterio Ramirez 852. Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Email Address: 
  • Apply for and get the Chilean ID Card (“carnet de Identidad”) for foreigners at the  Servicio de Registro Civil e Identificación