Visitor visa/student visa

Asked over 1 year ago - New York, NY

Can USA visitor visa holder can go to school in USA for 9 week English course study.? and is possible to apply for student visa from within the state and with the visitor visa?

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . No. You need a student visa.

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  2. Philip Alan Eichorn

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    Answered . A visitor visa holder may not usually enter into the U.S. to study. However, there is an old DOS cable that permits a person to enter for language classes as long as the classes are less than 18 hours per week. Whether or not the Customs and Border Protection office would permit your entry is their determination.

  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . A student visa is required in order to study in the US.

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

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