Immigration Issues/Immigration

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Hi

I am changing the status from H-1 to F-1 and my credit history is really bad does that affect or not while changing the status

Thanks
Rahul

Answer
Hi Rahul,

Your credit history will have no bearing on F-1 approval, since the USCIS does not routinely check credit history when adjudicating applications.

The USCIS will look at the I-20 and any evidence that you have attached indicating whether the tuition and living expenses is capable of being paid by you and/or the person who signed your affidavit of support.

Regards,
Ajay K. Arora, Esq.
www.h1b1.com

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Ajay K. Arora

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I can answer your questions on employment and family-based U.S. Immigration Law. Expertise in various immigration categories includes the following: H-1B, L-1, O-1, PERM (labor certification), EB-1 to EB-3 I-140 employment-based immigrant petitions, family or fiance(e) or spousal sponsorship, visa extension or change of status, adjustment of status, naturalization (citizenship), etc.

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Ajay K. Arora attended Pennsylvania State University and the University of Wales at Swansea (United Kingdom), and earned his law degree at Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, in 1993. Mr. Arora has practiced Immigration Law since graduation and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 1995.

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American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) full member since 1995.

Education/Credentials
Ajay K. Arora attended Pennsylvania State University and the University of Wales at Swansea (United Kingdom), and earned his law degree at Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, in 1993. Mr. Arora has practiced Immigration Law since graduation and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 1995.

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