Applying for a French visa in the United States
For general information and for preparing, submitting and tracking your application, log on to France-visas, the official website for visa application to France
France-visas is a single portal with all the information you need process and help you every step of the way (preparing the application, entering details, submitting and tracking the application).
The visa department to the Consulate General of France in Chicago is definitively closed.
From now on, all visa applications for France are reviewed by the Consulate General of France in Washington.
On France-visas website, you can choose to make an appointment at the VFS center in Chicago or anywhere else in the US.