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Hi, my first question is regarding my 18 year old nephew who is on an Air China flight landing in JFK tomorrow at 2am. He lost his passport in the Bejjing airport but was somehow allowed to get on the… read more
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My question is: how does it take to change my status visa? I
Thank you. My question is: how long does it take to change my status visa? I have a J1, au pair, and Id like to change to F1, to study here in USA. But I dont know how long it takes to get the new status … read more
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Judith. So my friend who is an Au Pair on a J1 visa has
Hello Judith. So my friend who is an Au Pair on a J1 visa has decided to leave the program. The program director is saying she only has 3 days after she decides to leave to stay in the country. Howeve… read more
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Our family hosted a Thai au pair from June 2013-June 2014 on
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Hello, Im here in the US as an Au pair and Im a J1 visa
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My friend is currently here in the USA on a J1 visa as an Au
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I entered the US in january 2010 as an au pair with a J-1 visa.
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Hello, Thanks for reading and responding to my case. I am
Hello, Thanks for reading and responding to my case. I am from India and currently in the US on a J-1 visa as an au pair. I have been here only two months. Things did not work out with my host family … read more
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The person is working here as an au pair, hired by an au pair
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I returned back to Australia at the end of july this year after
I returned back to Australia at the end of july this year after doing a year with Au Pair in America, on a J-1 Visa. On my visa is states 'bearer not subject to section 212(e)'. Can I apply for a J-1 … read more
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hello my name is susana im 23 years old im in usa and i come
hello my name is XXXXX XXXXX 23 years old im in usa and i come here for an au pair program and my host family and me decided to change the au pair because they needs an au pair with more experience in… read more
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I am an au pair from China. My visa says that I need to return
I am an au pair from China. My visa says that I need to return to China for two years before I can return to the US. I am 25 years old and would like to attend graduate school here (in either law or b… read more
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Au pair in the US attempting to marry a canadian resident
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Hello, We are interested in finding out if it is possible ...
Hello, We are interested in finding out if it is possible to extend an au pair J-1 visa. The au pair we have will have been in the US 24 months come Aug 2008. She has only been working in our home for… read more
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