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This is something complex and very crucial. I will explain
Hi. This is something complex and very crucial. I will explain the situtation very clearly in order to get a better response. I applied for F1 visa in the month of May 2014 with 5 years validity till … read more
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FOR JUDITH Judith. This is regarding a marriage to an H1B
FOR JUDITHHello, Judith.This is regarding a marriage to an H1B and a conversion from F1 to H4 after travelling to home country. The current situation is: - Currently in USA with I94 as F1. - Start dat… read more
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Guillermo, I have a question regarding the 60 day grace
Hi Guillermo, I have a question regarding the 60 day grace period per https://www.uscis.gov/news/news-releases/uscis-publishes-final-rule-certain-employment-based-immigrant-and-nonimmigrant-visa-progr… read more
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I have an F1 student visa. I graduated from KEnt State
My name is***** have an F1 student visa. I graduated from KEnt State University in the month of Dec, 2016. I applied for OPT and it was rejected. … read more
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My school terminated sevis and issued me a new sevis. will i
my school terminated sevis and issued me a new sevis . will i be allowed to re enter and establish f1 status with old f1 visa … read more
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My friend submitted an I539 of status from a B1 to F1 on May
My friend submitted an I539 for change of status from a B1 to F1 on May 26th. The I20 submitted was for this fall semester beginning August 25th. We were hoping it would be approved to start this seme… read more
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! I have a quick question. So right now I am obtaining visa
hi! I have a quick question. So right now I am obtaining visa F1 but it will expire in a month. Can I transfer it to visa B2 while staying in the United States still?… read more
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Dear lawyer, I am an international student and this is my
Dear lawyer, I am an international student and this is my third year in college in the United States. However, I have just been expelled from college and I am applying to other schools as a transfer s… read more
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I am an international student with F1 visa. I got new I-20
I am an international student with F1 visa. I got new I-20 on April 15th and applied for OPT in May 9th. I got a letter from USCIS stating that the date on the check was more than 1 year ago and they … read more
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One more details I shall provide, normally my postdoc school
One more details I shall provide, normally my postdoc school (UIUC) does J1 for postdoc (from oversea) or OPT (for PhD obtained from US) in my department. They are trying to file h1b for me because wh… read more
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I changed the school. I need to change my visa from F1 to M1.
I changed the school. I need to change my visa from F1 to M1. I left that F1 school month ago and new school has issued me a new I20. Can I stay legally in the US or do I have to go back home? Or is t… read more
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My opt was denied on April 11th. I just checked the status
My opt was denied on April 11th. I just checked the status today. I dont have a reason or letter yet but looking through web and researching I think it was due to incorrect information provided my sch… read more
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Hello: I really need professional help. My F1 visa was terminated
Hello: I really need professional help. My F1 visa was terminated because I was absent from the English Language school. My reinstatement was denied. And then I got new I-20 from an university. Now I … read more
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I was removed from my school program A yesterday, and was
I was removed from my school program A yesterday, and was therefore unable to ask for grace period. The ISS office is helping me find other programs. What non-academic reasons can constitute feasible … read more
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My I20 got terminated this morning due to suspension from school.
My I20 got terminated this morning due to suspension from school. What is the grace period and what can I do to be back on f1 status? I hold a Burmese (Myanmar) passport… read more
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Im international student. I would like to withdrawl my university.
I'm international student. I would like to withdrawl my university. But if i withdrawl my uni. i'll lose my visa. And then, i've married with green card holder last month. He's applying for me I 130. … read more
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I obtained my doctoral degree on F1 visa and was working at
I obtained my doctoral degree on F1 visa and was working at a government institution (State Hospital) on the Optional Practical Training (OPT). During OPT, I was hurt at work (5/21/09) and out of work… 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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