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I a an international student who just received his EAD card.
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Second opinion] - my OPT got denied due to 30 days rule can
Second opinion] - my OPT got denied due to 30 days rule can I reapply OPT? … read more
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I am international student F1 more than 4 years in the U.S.
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Judith only This question is about filing successively GC
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I filed my i765 on June 15 and i received an RFE for additional
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I filed an I-765 on april 15th, but without OPT request for
I filed an I-765 on april 15th, but without OPT request for my I20 by mistake. The school gave me opt i20 signed on may 16th, exactly 31 days later. I just got an RFE on july 11th from USCIS requiring… read more
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My first application of OPT is been denied for filing the I-765
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Hi, I am a J-2 visa holder, currently applying for an EAD
Hi, I am a J-2 visa holder, currently applying for an EAD renewal. I have been working with my previous EAD (my first one) for the last two years. I was wondering if you could help me understand a let… read more
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I am an F1 student and my OPT was denied. I submitted my I765
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Hello, I filed an I-765 on July 22, but without OPT request
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I am a F-1 student applying for my OPT. Due to the SEVIS data
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I applied for OPT EAD and mistakenly requested DSO recommendation
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I applied for OPT but forgot to mail the new I-20 within 30
I applied for OPT but forgot to mail the new I-20 within 30 days of issuance. I then asked my school to issue a new I-20. So I mailed the original forms with the new I-20 to the immigration office. Af… read more
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OPT Denied:Failed to submit endorsed I20 within 30 days of filing the I765 application. The date Designated Student Officer (DSO) generated Form I20 with the “Optional Practical Training Request” whic… read more
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