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FOR GUILLERMO I was on F1 visa from 2005 to 2008. But had a
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Judith, I am on H1- now which ends on Aug 18 2016. I have
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My wife is on F2 Visa. 1B Visa (I was on F1 earlier). My
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HI, I am in a graduate program (Ph.D) on J2 VISA. I had applied
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