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I'm currently on an F-1 visa, doing my OPT. My F-1 has
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My daughter was a student on F-1 visa. She graduated in May
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This is a question to Dr. Senmartin: A family member with an
This is a question to Dr. Senmartin: A family member with an F-1 Visa for 5 years is studying english but after almost 3 years studying english she feels that she is ready now to enter into a College … read more
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Eric is currently on F-1 visa, he graduated in April 2013 and
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My girlfriend is currently an au pair in the US on a J-1 visa.
My girlfriend is currently an au pair in the US on a J-1 visa. The program is one year long, and the visa expires in one year as well. The visa is not subject to the 2-year rule. She has decided to ex… read more
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My girlfriend was on OPT visa after she has graduated the university.
My girlfriend was on OPT visa after she has graduated the university. Then she was applying for H1B working visa and was hopping she will be approved before her OPT ends in 2/19/10. Since there was no… read more
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I have a question regarding my fiances current visa status. My
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I have a sister who is 17 yrs old, she will turn 18 in july
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My AuPair went to the Consulate today to renew her visa for 2009-2010 (she still holds a valid 2008 Visa--issued February 2008 and valid until 2009), as she is extending her AuPair program with us and… read more
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I have a question Now Im in US, I have F1 visa until 10/15/08,
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I am in US with an L1-B visa, and is working for the last ...
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My husband has a card, but I have overstayed my visa and
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