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i am F1 graduate student . i applied for reinstatment in month of aug 10 2011 and my graduation date is dec 17 2011 . so my package is opened after dec and i got denied what is my situation now . i ha… read more
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i was in usa on f1 status, doing my master and my masters ended
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