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I'm an international student on F1 visa. I'm currently
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Hello I am from the Philippines and currently hold a B1/B2
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I am F-1 Visa student, currently I think I am out of status.
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I am an F1 student married to a US citizen, we did not apply
I am an F1 student married to a US citizen, we did not apply for my green card yet. do i need special letter from the immigration to travel outside the states for a honeymoon (my visa is expired)". Al… read more
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My son, has requested the College where he has been a student
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I am hosting a J1 visa university student from Ukraine and she would like to convert to a F1 student, but there is a gap between the expiration of my J1 and the time it will take to get an F1 visa. Do… read more
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I am a international student going on my second year with college. What are my options to change my status. Or can I even take time off school. Is there any international student grants available. Tha… read more
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