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F1 Visa

(Academic or Language Students)

Duration of Stay

You may enter the U.S. on US student visa up to 90 days before the designated registration date on the Form I-20AB, and remain in the U.S. for up to 60 days following the completion of the course.

Working on the F1 Visa

You may obtain, in certain limited circumstances, permission to work on-campus during your stay in the U.S. on US student visa. You may also obtain off-campus employment if you can prove that unforeseen circumstances beyond your control have occurred causing you unexpected financial hardship.
Unforeseen circumstances could include:
The university reduces or eliminates your financial aid through no fault of yours that is, if budgets change, or a professor leaves and takes the research grant that paid you. This category could include the elimination of your on-campus job. It does not include losing your job through poor performance
The university drastically increasing its costs, or its living expenses
Unexpected and necessary expenses such as medical bills or other emergencies
Unexpected change in financial source, which could be family, home, government or sponsor

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Spouses and Children

Spouses and/or children under the age of 21 who wish to accompany or join you in the U.S. for the duration of your stay can apply for F-2 visa.

Services offered by VisaPro

Our experienced immigration attorneys will prepare and file all the required documents for your F1 visa application. Our services include:
Complete review of all your personal circumstances
Confirmation that the F1 visa is appropriate for you
Identification of important legal issues that may affect your F1 visa application
Checklist of documents that you need for your F1 visa application
Accurate preparation of your F1 visa application
Submission of your visa application to the proper government agencies
Careful co-ordination of all correspondence with government agencies
Expert advise on how to handle yourself at your Consular or USCIS interview, and what to expect
Online access to your case status
Unlimited personal communication with your own VisaPro immigration attorney
Fast, easy and secure processing through your personal online VisaPro account

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