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I need help with change of visa from j1 to f1. Not yet. i
not yet. i wanted to check with you. I am currently on J1 visa, which expired on Jan 14th 2020. I am still in the US as part of my 30 days grace period. I have a return ticket to China scheduled for Feb 12th 2020. However, all flights to China are cancelled due to Coronavirus epidemic in China. Hence, I am unable to travel to China. The main purpose of my visit to China was to change my visa from J1 to F1. I got admission into a college here, starting mid March 2020. I have their i-20 with me. … read more
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I have a question about F1 visa. Is this the right place to
Hi. I have a question about F1 visa. Is this the right place to ask it? … read more
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Dear I am a j1visa holder from South Korea and I would like
Hello dear I am a j1visa holder from South Korea and I would like to stay in the U.S after finishing my internship so i am planning to apply B2 visa which is tourist visa but as an Korean there is a E… read more
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I am a college student with a valid B1/B2 Visa expires in 4
I am a college student with a valid B1/B2 Visa expires in 4 years. Received a J1 for summer work experience. J1 expires on Sept 2. Can I stay beyond that to visit family... no longer working and retur… read more
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1) I am currently on J1 Clinic visa, I would like to change
1) Hi I am currently on J1 Clinic visa, I would like to change to F1 Visa for one year, then can I change back to J1 Clinic visa or H1B Visa ? 2) similar question J1 Clinic visa to J1 Waiver visa for … read more
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! I am J2 without 2 year home residency requirement. I
Hi! I am J2 without 2 year home residency requirement. I want to file I-539 to change my status to F1. My J1 expires in on 02/15/2015, my grace period ends on 03/14/2015. My I-20 should show date earl… read more
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I am J2 and my current J2 ends on 03/15/2015 not including
I am J2 and my current J2 ends on 03/15/2015 not including 30 day grace period. Will this be still true if my J1 spouse leaves the country on 02/15 for good ? My g period clock begins on 03/15 or 02/1… read more
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The situation is : I am a French teacher with a J1 visa sponsored
The situation is : I am a French teacher with a J1 visa sponsored by the CODOFIL in Louisinana . My school is in need of a qualified Academic director specialized in the French curriculum with experie… read more
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I am currently on a J1 status in the US and my visa will expire
I am currently on a J1 status in the US and my visa will expire on April 3rd. I have applied for an MBA in the US and was just admitted. I had thought about applying for a change of status to an F1 vi… read more
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Dear Judith I am an F-1 student. My OPT from my university
Dear Judith I am an F-1 student. My OPT from my university ends on 05/15/2014. I am admitted to Graduate school in Aug.20th 2014. My grace period ends in 07/14/2014 and my school start date is about a… read more
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Hello, I am on a J1 visa with a DS 2019 expiry date of Aug
Hello, I am on a J1 visa with a DS 2019 expiry date of Aug 31, 2012, and an I-94 validity of D/S. I have been offered a new job in another state and the new employer is filing an H1B application for m… read more
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My j1 grace period expires on July 1, 2011. I have got my waiver
My j1 grace period expires on July 1, 2011. I have got my waiver and applied for B2, got receipt number last week. But case status shows (yesterday) there is no record of that number. Also I have got … read more
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I am hosting a J1 visa university student from Ukraine and
I am hosting a J1 visa university student from Ukraine and she would like to convert to a F1 student, but there is a gap between the expiration of my J1 and the time it will take to get an F1 visa. Do… read more
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I entered US as J1 visa, and now I got approve for waiver 2
I entered US as J1 visa, and now I got approve for waiver 2 years foreign residence requirements. My J1 program will be expire on July 11,2010. I will need to apply my master degree in the school now.… read more
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A family friend from Croatias daughter is currently an aupair
A family friend from Croatia's daughter is currently an aupair for a family in Oakland, CA with a J1 Visa that expires on April 6th. I have agreed to be her sponsor so she can go to community college … read more
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I applied for change of status from J1 to F1 in my grace per
I applied for change of status from J1 to F1 in my grace period. My visa expaired on Jan 3rd; I applied for f1 on Jan15 but they got on Jan 20th. I am a full time student from Jan 21st as the adviser … read more
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completed opt 2/28 , applied for ahigher degree an accepted
completed opt 2/28 , applied for ahigher degree an accepted 4/24, i-20 ab issued 5/04 and endoesed that i have to report to school 8/29. Filed for change of status 7/23. I 485 denied becoz I was not i… read more
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Im from Germany and currently in my second year on a J1 Visa
I'm from Germany and currently in my second year on a J1 Visa (the 2-year-residency-rule applies to me). My J1 expires 03/12 and I have to leave the US by 03/11 the latest. I would like to go to Vanco… read more
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