How long will it take for conversion of H4 visa to F1 visa by application?
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The current published processing time is approximately 2.5 months at both service centers. Our experience is that the I-539 application to change status takes closer to 4 months to process.
It will take a VERY LONG TIME.
The fastest way to go to F is to go home and get an F stamp in your passport.
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Depends on the filing location, but typically 4-6 months, but sometimes may take longer. Make sure you file the change of address before expiration of your current status.
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