MY US VISA IS EXPIRED BUT I AM ON OPT CAN I TRAVEL TO CANADA TO RENEW MY US VISA ?
I have always renewed my Multiple Exit entry visa but after my first degree, I did not renew it. MY F-1 visa has always been valid and now I am on 3 years OPT. So I have been here legally all through.
I need to travel to Canada to renew my exit /entry visa so I can be traveling out.
1. Will this be a problem when I travel out of the country to renew my visa?
2. Do I need an immigration lawyer to do this?
2 attorney answers
You will need a new visa to enter the US. I don't know what you mean by an entry/exit visa. If in doubt, consult privately with an immigration attorney.
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There is no such thing as an "entry exit" visa. A visa is a document that allows one to be admitted to the U.S. If your visa is expired, you may need to get a new one to reenter the U.S. Perhaps you are asking about whether you are eligible for automatic visa revalidation.
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