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USCIS Releases App To Assist With Naturalization Interview

Posted on June 14, 2017

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services has released a new app, ‘USCIS: Civics Test Study Tools’ that will aid in the preparation of the civics test during the naturalization interview. ... Read More

Things To Consider For An Extended Stay Abroad On A Green Card 

Posted on June 14, 2017

Acquiring a United States Green Card is a long, slow process. After much anticipation and paperwork, green card holders get the Permanent Resident status that allows them many benefits like the right ... Read More

How To Extend Your Visitor’s Visa Before Expiration And Penalties of Overstaying

Posted on June 13, 2017

On entering the United States as a visitor, the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) authority stamps the travel document of each arriving nonimmigrant traveler at a Port of Entry. This information ... Read More

USCIS Releases New Form On Interpreters

Posted on June 07, 2017

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has released a new form named Form G-1256 that applicants have to bring in if they are accompanied by an interpreter for their domestic USCIS ... Read More

US Visa Applicants: Prepare to Reveal Social Media History

Posted on June 06, 2017

Trump’s State Department approved a new set of questions that can be asked of would-be travelers during the interview process for a visa application to the United States. This would include a ... Read More

US Visa Interviews To Get Stricter

Posted on June 01, 2017

The Office of the Press Secretary at the White House has issued a directive to US Embassies asking them to heighten screening and vetting protocols and procedures before issuing visas. Every applicant ... Read More

PhD Students May Get Exemption From H1B Cap

Posted on May 30, 2017

The STAPLE Act (Stopping Trained in America PhDs from Leaving the Economy) which was recently reintroduced in the House of Representatives proposes to grant H1B visas to all foreign students who have ... Read More