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One of Friend came to USA on F1 Visa in August 2015, she
Hello, One of Friend came to USA on F1 Visa in August 2015, she finished her Masters in December 2016, She has filed H1 visa in April 2017, she got her H1B visa Approved in the month of Nov 2017 she w… read more
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I am currently on a H1-B visa I left my job on Sept 8 and want to switch over to a F-2 visa … read more
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I am currently in H1B visa which ends on March 3rd 2018. My
I am currently in H1B visa which ends on March 3rd 2018. My job as of now looks pretty unstable. I have an admission in hand for masters in Finance in a school. If I loose my job one fine day. In the … read more
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I am about to lose my job. My OPT expired and I am on the
I am about to lose my job. My OPT expired and I am on the OPT Cap-Gap Extension(My visa got picked in the lottery for processing).I want to know all the possible options I have to stay in this country… read more
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I finished my MBA last year(2015) and was working on OPT till now. My employer applied for h1b but it did not get selected in the lottery. I have a valid F1 visa until 2018 and my fiance is here in the US as well. we would be getting married next year and I would like to return to school to maintain legal status until then. Would transferring to a college for an associate degree be a problem after graduating from an MBA? … read more
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I am an international student working University, I
Hi, I am an international student working for an University, I graduated in 2014 and was working on OPT, I got my STEM approved (till next June 2016). As, I was looking for new job opportunities, I ap… read more
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Hi, I have a H1b visa question. I had a H1b visa from 2010
Hi, I have a H1b visa question. I had a H1b visa from 2010 until 9/30 last year, but I did not find a new sponsor when my h1 expired at that time. I find a school to study and try to change my status … read more
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Hi, My question(s) involves F-1 student STEM extension,
Hi, My question(s) involves F-1 student STEM extension, OPT and H1-B application. I am currently on OPT after completing a Masters in May of this year in Industrial Arts. My undergraduate bachelors de… read more
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Hi, My I797 is valid from 10/01/2009 to 08/30/2012 and got
Hi, My I797 is valid from 10/01/2009 to 08/30/2012 and got a RFE while visa stamping in Canada. Now, I am in US with student visa and completed my master's program. Can I use the same I797 now to work… read more
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Hello, i am on J1 visa in Seattle now, work as an intern in
Hello, i am on J1 visa in Seattle now, work as an intern in IT starup (web design, web development), the company is willing to sponsor my H1B the next year, but i will have to leave in March according… read more
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What are the best options to fix the out of status after opt
What are the best options to fix the out of status after opt denied (10 days out of status at this point )? OPT was denied after the 60 day after graduation date so went out of status automatically af… read more
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Hi, My current status- I a research assistant working in
Hi, My current status- I a research assistant working in a Meidcal School. I have my MS in Biology. I am currently working in my OPT. My OPT is getting expired on July 4, 2013. My current employer is … read more
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I am a recent MBA graduate. My F1 visa expired when I graduated
I am a recent MBA graduate. My F1 visa expired when I graduated on August 3rd, 2012. I received an employment offer from a company ABC. However, the company said that it would take few months before t… read more
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Hello, I am an international graduate student. I already finished
Hello, I am an international graduate student. I already finished my masters from a US school. I applied for OPT after masters but chose to go for PhD. Now I am in my third year of PhD. Can I apply fo… read more
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I graduated on 8th May 2009 form Vanderbilt with an MBA in
I graduated on 8th May 2009 form Vanderbilt with an MBA in finance, and applied for my OPT on 18th May 2009, which expired on 17th May 2010. I was not able to find an employer who would sponsor my H1B… read more
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I was on H1B from 08/2005 till 09/2008, working for Intel,
I was on H1B from 08/2005 till 09/2008, working for Intel, then I changed my employer and got a new H1B approved for my new employer from 09/2008 to 07/2011. I got laid-off by my new employer on 3/31/… read more
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I applied for an H1-B visa and the petition was approved. Now,
I applied for an H1-B visa and the petition was approved. Now, I got an offer from a very good school to do my masters, all tuition and living expenses will be paid, so now I want to not use my H1-B a… 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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