I entered the u . s in December 2012 on an 1 visa , i could not attend the school due to financial problems my school informed

Asked about 1 year ago - Newark, NJ

Me that I am out of status, I want to travel to Texas to get admitted into another school can I travel by air without been held back because of my status?

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . You committed immigration fraud and can be detained by ICE whenever they get a hold of you. Students who misrepresent their intention to attend college on F1 are priority for removal.

  2. Yolanda Navarrete

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    Answered . You run a risk by traveling. You should consult with an Immigration attorney to review the specific facts of your case.

    Please be advised my answers to questions does not constitute legal advise and you should not rely on it, due to... more
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . Visas in the US always begin with a letter, and never with a number.

    If you are out of status, any travel carries risks.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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