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First rule: you need to convince him/her that you’re going for a visit and you’re not desperate(you won’t overstay your visa). Major mistake I see people making is they act like it’s an interview for something which is out of their reach. It really isn’t. It seems your first mistake was being proactive about your documents - why do you want to prove ...


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Trying to do a Change of Status in the US from B2 to F1 is a bad idea. The reason is that you are not allowed to start studying until the Change of Status is approved, and processing times for Change of Status can be 5-6 months or more. So you will miss the start of your classes and your school will have to push back your starting date. (And if Change of ...


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Short answer: Depending on your country, the answer will vary. In certain countries, you don't need to have an OFC every time you apply for a visa. The website should automatically skip the OFC page, but if it doesn't do that I'd recommend reaching out to someone at the embassy either in-person on via the phone. In other countries, the US embassy supports ...


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