I was under the age of 18, when I applied asylum. I am still maintaining F-1 status. But I only have 1 year left before I graduate thus my status will end. if my application is denied now, should I wait after I graduate and apply for asylum in re...
Stay in status if possible. That way, should your asylum application be denied, you may have other options.
I'm a 22-year-old student and I'm having a lot of trouble because my name is so hard to pronounce for Americans. I'm an asylee applicant, I haven't been granted asylum yet. Can I change my name?
Yes, you can. You can do so in state court. Be sure to notify the USCIS once your name has changed.
His financial source was destroyed by massive earth Quake in 2015 in Nepal and his father is death with that and he is having great difficulty and frustrated but i am helping him he want to file asylum so can you please suggest me.
He qualifies for asylum in the US if he have been persecuted or has a “well-founded fear of persecution” in Nepal based on (1) political opinion, (2) religion, (3) race, (4) nationality, or (5) membership in a particular social group.
Dear Avvo Advisors, I'm an asylum applicant with a pending asylum application. I want to file Form I-765 application for Employment Authorization to request EAD for first time . On the instructions for the application, the section of (Required...
All documents in foreign languages must be translated into English.See question
I had Pending Asylum but I left USA before my master calendar hearing in court. How many years of bar will I have? I was out of status for about 5 months in My F1 Visa before I filled Asylum, Could you please let me know How many years of bar woul...
It depends on whether the Immigration Judge ordered you removed from the US. It could be as much as 10 years.See question
I am from Mongolia. There is awful lot of discrimination or disgust towards LGBT people in general population, because they haven't been educated and exposed in that area. It is not as crazy as Russia or some other African countries like Uganda or...
You qualify for asylum in the US if you have been persecuted or have a “well-founded fear of persecution” in your country based on (1) political opinion, (2) religion, (3) race, (4) nationality, or (5) membership in a particular social group.See question
I applied for asylum in the US a while ago, I understand that I can apply for work authorization after 150 days have passed since I applied for asylum, but what about social security? a driver's licence? and a credit card? Note that I already have...
Yes, you can apply for all of the above.
I've been in the US for almost two years. I arrived with B-1 visa but applied for F-1 visa and got accepted into a college. However, because of that I was recommended not to leave the country. Now I want to apply for political asylum and my lawy...
The general rule is that you must apply for asylum during your first year in the US. However, there are numerous exceptions to this rule. Persons, like you, who are been in lawful nonimmigrant status, are entitled to apply for asylum even though they have been present in the US for over one year.
Is it possible to get advance parole for asylum applicant or USCIS just deny that based on asylum application?
As an asylum applicant, you can apply for advance parole. However, you should not set foot in your country.See question
I recently became a U.S citizen and I would like to know if I can change my parents status because they obtained their green card trough asylum and I want to know if I can change their status with my U.S citizenship because they can't speak englis...
Their green cards through asylum should not be conditional.