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Sorry, you connected me to someone else. I am trying to get
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I came to the US on L1 visa in 2008 and enrolled into a Masters Program from a reputed University. In Jan 2013 I did a change of status to F1 visa and graduated in May 2013. Im currently working as a … read more
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my f1 visa expires the day I graduate form college, I have
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What are the best options to fix the out of status after opt
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Hi I am currently on H4 and pursuing a Masters course from
Hi I am currently on H4 and pursuing a Masters course from American Intercontinental University. The course is for one year and will be finishing on December 15 and I will get my OPT for 1 yr after th… read more
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FOR JUDITH in case H1B was rejected, is that possible to petition
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I am an international student on F-1 Visa from India. I have been in United States since march 2009. I came to US for first time in march 2009 for 1 year graduate program at Haas School of Business, B… read more
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Iam an international student. I was an exchange student at
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I hold an F-1 visa and only just got out of status recently
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