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I have a "received" post-completion OPT application and
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I am in usa under f1 visa. But my i20 was just got
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Do you believe this is correct? As for the F-1 Student Status,
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Hello, a friend of mine arrived in the US from Panama with
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I met with an Immigration officer, she give me I-765 form but
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hi , im trying to find out if i can come back to the usa with
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hi, my f1 visa stamp validity is till july 2010. my OPT started
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hello sir i file a case in california to chage my stetus and
hello sir i file a case in california to chage my stetus and the DSO of the school did a mistake on my i-20, and i did every thing right in application, so i was deneid a visa and they ask me to live … read more
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