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Currenty on F1 Visa (Non Stem Student) Company applied for H1b , first and last time chance. Got in lottery, received RFE and on 9 Aug RFE was denied.So now my 60 day grace period has started which en… read more
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My Wife applied for COS from H4 to F1 in May 2017. She
Second opinion] My Wife applied for COS from H4 to F1 in May 2017. She received first RFE in November 2017. Replied to RFE with all details and documentation and again she received another RFE on Marc… read more
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I have some questions about an F-1 visa holder who wants to
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I came to united states on F-1 visa in 2014. Did my masters
I came to united states on F-1 visa in 2014. Did my masters and applied for H1b, got approved last year and worked for that employer for 4 months. He withdrawn my H1b petion on january 29,2018. He lost his project. My 60 days grace period will end on 31 march. I don't find any employer who can sponsor my H1 visa. I want to apply for change of status H1-F1 to maintain a legal status for now . I may find some employer who can sponsor my H1b later. … read more
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This a question for Dr SenMartin. The 5 years F-1 Visa of an student will expire in October 1, 2017. She was told that she is legally allowed to stay in USA beyond the Visa expiration date (beyond Oct… read more
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I am an international student. my I-20 Expired on the last
I am an international student. my I-20 Expired on the last day of 2016 since i finished all my CC classes and waiting for my offer to transfer to University.do i automatically getting a 60-days grace … read more
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My F-1 visa will expire in oct, no, not yet, I am thinking
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My current Visa is F1 that valid until 2017, and I am
My current Visa is F1 that valid until 2017, and I am graduating this month (complete my program), and my I-20 is end on Dec 15, 2015 (this month), My husband still study, and he will complete his pro… read more
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How are you? I have a question regarding OPT denial as My
Hi How are you? I have a question regarding OPT denial as My STEM OPT Extension got denied and I currently fall out of status in the 60 day grace period. My OPT expired on Jun 15, 2015. SO my 60 day g… read more
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Judith, You had mentioned to me in an earlier posting
Hi Judith, You had mentioned to me in an earlier posting that my sister could apply for "Change of Status" during her 60 day grace period after her 17 month STEM OPT expired. Her change of status was … read more
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Hello, I unintentionally violated my F-1 visa by accepting
Hello, I unintentionally violated my F-1 visa by accepting an in-campus, unauthorized job (full time job instead of part time job). I haven't finished my PhD and would like to do so. What options do I… read more
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Hello!I am a student on F-1 Visa. My OPT ends on 14th March
Hello! I am a student on F-1 Visa. My OPT ends on 14th March 2011. I have enrolled in another education institute, but the classes start in June 2011. If they issue me an i-20 on 15th March 2011, can … read more
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completed opt 2/28 , applied for ahigher degree an accepted
completed opt 2/28 , applied for ahigher degree an accepted 4/24, i-20 ab issued 5/04 and endoesed that i have to report to school 8/29. Filed for change of status 7/23. I 485 denied becoz I was not i… read more
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i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working
i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working under OPT. My opt will expire in may 30. 2009.I currently have a full time job in my study field.However I am not sure if they will spon… read more
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