31 Oct 2014

I have been attending school in valid F-1 status. My program of study will end in three months and I received an offer of temporary employment, which will require a change of status to J-1. What do I need to apply for change of status?

Answer In order to change nonimmigrant status in the U.S., you first need make sure that you comply with general change of status requirements as described in the USCIS's Information Sheet. In addition, in order to request a change from one SEVIS status to another, such...