If my current F-1 OPT expire on September 15th, How long can I legally stay in USA? (OPT can not be extended anymore.
As you are probably aware, individuals in F-1 status may remain in the U.S. for 60 days following the expiration date of post-completion optional practical training employment authorization.
If your wife currently has an I-539 Application pending requesting a change of status from F-2 to F-1, you should be able to file your own I-539 Application within the grace period and request that it be matched with hers.
As always, please consider consulting with an immigration attorney to review all facts on your case.
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