My H1B extension was filed prior to my I-94 expiring. The USCIS issued an RFE on the petition and my employer is responding to it soon. My I-94 recently expired. If the extension is denied, how long of a grace period will I get?


Unfortunately, if the H1B worker’s I-94 has already expired by the time the USCIS denies an extension, there generally is no grace period. Rather, the person typically begins to start accruing unlawful presence immediately following the issuance of the denial. (31.Aug.2023)

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