I have been on F-1 student status for 7 years. on June 30th 2016, I applied for my green card through marriage. On August 25th I told the school I would not take classes in the Fall semester (even though my F-1 is still valid). The date on my EAD card (I-765 and I-131) is September 23rd. I am planning on using this card to travel abroad in December and come back. This will be before my green card is in hands. Do you think I will have a problem coming back in the US since I was not enrolled in school between August 25th and September 23rd? I don't know if that means I was out of status. Thanks so much!
I would not risk that travel until you are issued your LPR card. You have been warned.
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Contact a US Immigration attorney for review prior to leaving the US.
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