Public Charge and Applicants for Change/Extension of Nonimmigrant Status

The lawyers of Miller Mayer LLP share how this new regulation will impact foreign nationals including F-1 students. Effective October 15, 2019, the USCIS may deny requests to change or extend nonimmigrant status for foreign nationals who receive one or more public benefits for a total of one year in a three year period. Find out which programs are reviewable by the USCIS and which are not.

By Kimberly Lieb
Kimberly Lieb Assistant Director for Industry and Community Engagement Kimberly Lieb