I came in USA in June 2012 on J1 visa (bearer is not subject to section 212e.two year rule does not apply). I liked it there and I changed my status to turist visa, twice (both times for 6 months). Now I came back to Croatia but I,wanna go back so bad. I'm planning to transfer my school there. Can I do that, or what do you think, which visa is the best and are they gonna actually let me go back? (I will be in Croatia 6 months in total). IS that too early to,ask for visa? Thank you so much.
It's not too early to apply for an F1 or J1 visa. There is no time required to be back in your home country, as long as you can show you are qualified for the visa.
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You may qualify for a number of different non-immigrant visas. You should speak with an immigration lawyer for more information.
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