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I had a problem with my tuition and as such had my sevis terminated. My Visa does not expire until next year. Do i need to leave the country?

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Your I-20 was terminated because you failed to pay tuition? Why? And how long ago was it terminated?

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I do not know why you are not responding, but you are not charged per question, per response, nor per answer. So after I give you my answer, you can continue to ask me questions without additional charge until you are satisfied. I apologize if it is a site issue that you posted and the post did not go through.

If it has been less than 5 months since your status was terminated, and the reason that you were terminated was a reason beyond your control, you can ask your school to reinstate you or you could ask a new school to give you a new I-20 and ask for your reinstatement. Here is an official link:

https://www.uscis.gov/iframe/ilink/docView/FR/HTML/FR/0-0-0-1/0-0-0-79324/0-0-0-85465/0-0-0-87514/0-0-0-87971.html

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Hello. I'm just following up with you to see how everything is going. Did my answer help? Please let me know. Thank you!

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