i have entered US on dec 18th2012 and my i94 will expire on june 18th 2013 , please let me know if i can convert my B1 Visa to F1 visa .
what is the minimum time and the maximum time for the conversion . do we have any process where we can convert the visa in minimum time , something like premium processing in h1 .
Pick a college, talk to foreign student adviser. You need to file for a change of status while still in valid status. Not every college has a batch in a time period you have left.
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No premium processing. Speak with Designated School Officer.
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Depends on the school's timing for admission. Currently it takes, in my experience, about 3 months for a change of status, but that can always vary. No fast processing allowed.
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