Category Archives: Change of Status

What is Public Charge?

When does public charge apply in visa applications or for adjustment of status?

According to the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), if you are seeking admission to the United States or seeking to adjust status to be lawfully admitted for permanent residence or green card, you are inadmissible if  "at the time of...

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Late Filing to Change Nonimmigrant Status

My nonimmigrant visa has expired.  Can I still submit a late filing for a change of nonimmigrant status with the USCIS?

If your current status expired before you filed an application with the USCIS to change your status, or if you have otherwise violated the terms of your status, such as by working without...

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