The last time I entered the U.S. in H1B status, I was admitted for an extra 10 days. Am I allowed to work during that 10-day period?


The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the ports of entry have the discretion to grant a 10-day grace period beyond the validity period of a person’s petition (as do USCIS officers). However, this grace period does not provide any type of work authorization. (19.Oct.2023)

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