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Got a question on F1 status. I got dismissed and didn't
I got dismissed and didn't leave the country in june 2016. Now i have been reinstated by the university and i'm being issued a new i20. Will i be able to acquire a new visa from the US and begin studying again? … read more
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I am international student F1 more than 4 years in the U.S.
Hello, I am international student F1 more than 4 years in the U.S. I graduated from Community College and filled out my I-765 form for my OPT. I applied timelly for my OPT but USCIS denied my applicat… read more
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I was working on H1B until last October 2015 completing
Hi:I was working on H1B until last October 2015 completing 6-years on H1. I applied for COS from H1B to F1 before October 2015. Simultaneously, my company also started my PERM (for Green Card) which w… read more
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I am an f1 international student, but currently I am out of
Hello, I am an f1 international student, but currently I am out of status and I want to know what are my options to get my F1 status back… read more
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My Current SituationI am on F2 status in the US since
Hello, My Current Situation I am on F2 status in the US since December, 2014. I have applied for change of status (F2 to F1)in October, 2015. However, due to personal reasons, I have applied for divor… read more
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Dear Immigration Lawyer, I am an international student who
Dear Immigration Lawyer, I am an international student who has been expelled from a college in April 2015. I had file an I-539 to USCIS to change my visa status from F1 to B2 under the reason that I w… read more
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I entered in usa in F1 visa on january 13/2015 i studied
I entered in usa in F1 visa on january 13/2015 i studied for 1 semester and because of earthquake in my country i had a financial problem and i was not able to Register my 2nd semseter and they deregi… read more
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My sister lives in Ethiopia and she is notified as one of
My sister lives in Ethiopia and she is notified as one of DV lottery winner last week. Her number is ***** out of 84,000. when l read the statistical breakdown by foreign-state chargeability of those … read more
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I was on a OPT right now, but pre graduation, I havent got
I was on a OPT right now, but pre graduation, I haven't got my associate degrees. I did not attend school this semester and my I-20 is not valid anymore but I still have my F1 visa until 2014. How do … read more
Judith Ludwic
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Judith, Please advise on a course of action. My current h1b
Judith, Please advise on a course of action. My current h1b expires on Feb12015. I am concerned about the timing of starting a PHD program and changing to F1. I am not willing to loose H1 time and sta… read more
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Hello, I studied English at NYU last year and was thus issued
Hello, I studied English at NYU last year and was thus issued an F1 visa that expire in May 2015. My semester at NYU ended in May 2011. Then I interned at a PR Agency from September 2011 to November 1… read more
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Hello , Im a J1 visa holder and it will be ended at Jan
Hello , I'm a J1 visa holder and it will be ended at Jan 3 2012, I just get an approval for a graduate school at California East Bay. University immigrant advisor will give me I-20 but not sure what t… read more
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Im a current graduate student in a US college now. I was suspended
I'm a current international graduate student in a US college now. I was suspended from school for two quarters and now I can register for fall quarter class. My I20 expired since the day I got suspend… read more
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I was on F1 visa status. I didnt enroll for the current semester
I was on F1 visa status. I didn't enroll for the current semester at my university and my SEVIS is terminated and I have to leave the states in a week. Actually I have applied for some other universit… read more
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My girlfriend was on OPT visa after she has graduated the university.
My girlfriend was on OPT visa after she has graduated the university. Then she was applying for H1B working visa and was hopping she will be approved before her OPT ends in 2/19/10. Since there was no… read more
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What is the name of your state (only U.S. law)? TX I am on
What is the name of your state (only U.S. law)? TX I am on H1B status and have been laid off one month ago (Oct 30th 2009). I got severance pay for the month of November. The employer has not yet noti… read more
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I am in California on an F-1 Visa and just had a baby here
I am in California on an F-1 Visa and just had a baby here in May. I was unable to study (complete) for two consecutive terms (fall 2008 and spring 2009) due to my pregnancy and birth of my daughter. … read more
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I came to the US in F1 status on Spring 2008. I transfered
I came to the US in F1 status on Spring 2008. I transfered my credits to the Houston Community COllege on August 2008. I was suddenly dropped out of the online class on December 2008, making my credit… read more
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