Hi My name is Ali Haider, I have a immigration question. I have a F1 status, and i wanna change my status to H1.

Asked 3 months ago - Euless, TX

I wanna transfer my visa from F1 to H1. I need to know what should i do,

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Nothing. You cannot change your status to H1. Only an employer can seek an H1 when the quota is still available and they want to hire you.

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  2. J. David Swaim Jr.

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    Answered . Unless the employer is a university or related entity or you were in H status before, you will have wait to file until next April 1, 2015.

  3. F. J. Capriotti III

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    Answered . You need to find an employer willing to file the sponsorship papers.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more

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