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I came into US with the visa, did a COS to F1 that was
i came into US with the B visa , did a COS to F1 that was approved. My wife and daughter are now in the US, initially for summer, but now thinking of COS to F2, what do you think ? is it possible … read more
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I entered the US on February 20th 2017 on B2 visa. Applied
Second opinion] I entered the US on February 20th 2017 on B2 visa. Applied for extension with i-539 form in July 2017. In part 3, question 1a , i asked for extension until 01/05/2018 (I planned to lea… read more
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I entered the US on February 20th 2017 on B2 visa. Applied
Second opinion] I entered the US on February 20th 2017 on B2 visa. Applied for extension with i-539 form in July 2017. In part 3, question 1a , i asked for extension until 01/05/2018 (I planned to lea… read more
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I'm currently in the US on a -2 visa, came to visit friends
Hello,I'm currently in the US on a B-2 visa, came to visit friends and relatives. During my stay I decided that I would like to attend to a certain college.I entered the US On the 4th of April, which … read more
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I have filed for my change of status from b2 to F 1. My
Hi.. I have filed for my change of status from b2 to F 1. My program start date was August 18. I havent received any reply. my status expired on July 31st. When do I file a second form 1 539. what are… read more
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I am applying f1 visa while I am currently holding b2 visa
Hi I am applying f1 visa while I am currently holding b2 visa and I am in the state … read more
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I am in the USA on a B2 visa, looking school (). It is a six
I am in the USA on a B2 visa, looking for a school (for PhD). It is a six month visa, expires Feb 2016. The B-1/B-2 visa is endorsed "prospective student," I have found the doctoral program I want to … read more
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I entered the U.S. on a B2 visa, 5 months later I applied
I entered the U.S. on a B2 visa, 5 months later I applied for an extension. It has been 5 months and the extension is still pending. New I 94 expiration date should be September 9th. I want to apply f… read more
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I am a tourist from Brazil and I entered the US with the valid
I am a tourist from Brazil and I entered the US with the valid B2 tourist Visa I have, but I also have a student F1 visa which is valid for the MBA program I will begin in San Francisco in September 3… read more
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I have filed I-539 for extension of B1 status for 2 months
I have filed I-539 for extension of B1 status for 2 months on april 21 2014, my I-94 is valid till April 30 2014, I have also got admission at a college and expect my I 20 around May 5th, my questions… read more
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Hi Im an au pair and want to change my status from J-1 to
Hi I'm an au pair and want to change my status from J-1 to F-1, my VISA J-1 expires on November 23 and my contract as an au pair expires on December 10. Do I have to wait till December 10 to start the… read more
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Currently Im on J1 visa, which expires in February 12th 2014.
Currently I'm on J1 visa, which expires in February 12th 2014. My I-94 expires in November 2014. Can I stay in the USA more that 30 days after my visa expires while I'm waiting for changing status for… read more
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I am here on a B1/B2 visa stamped on my passport which is valid
I am here on a B1/B2 visa stamped on my passport which is valid for 5 years. I entered the country on and was given a B1 status expiring September 16, 2013. After 60 days of entry I decided to go to S… read more
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I am a student, having F1 visa now, but I will leave the school
I am a student, having F1 visa now, but I will leave the school soon and lose the F1 status. I am also having in my passport B1/B2 visa valid till 2019., which allows me multiple entrance to the Unite… read more
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My H1B visa (and I-797) 6th year expires on Dec 31st, 2011
My H1B visa (and I-797) 6th year expires on Dec 31st, 2011 (I got visa stamped at a US Consulate outside USA). My passport expires on June 3rd, 2011, hence at the port of entry the officer wrote on my… read more
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Hello, I have a question regarding change of status of my
Hello, I have a question regarding change of status of my wife from B1/B2 to F1 or H4. We have two options for her. As she has an admission from college we can go for COS to F1. Other option is she ca… read more
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I got B2 Visa for medical treatment since Dec 2006. Since 2006
I got B2 Visa for medical treatment since Dec 2006. Since 2006 , I renewed the extend Visa for every 6 months and always got a approval. But on Nov2008, I applied for changing status from B-2 to F1 to… read more
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where can i go to extend my friends tourist b1/b2 ...
where can i go to extend my friend''s tourist b1/b2 visa. she wants to apply for school for a f1 visa but the school asked her to extend her tourist visa for more time. who and where should i go to ge… read more
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