Today U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) propelled the main period of its Electronic Immigration System, known as USCIS ELIS. The framework has been made to empower migration advantage searchers and legal agents to make a record to petition for benefits on the web.
Who is qualified to document on the web?
Right now, people can build up a USCIS ELIS account and apply online to expand or change their non-foreigner status for certain visa types, or document Form I-539. Qualified people incorporate outside residents who have gone to the US briefly to contemplate direct business, get clinical treatment, or visit on an extended get-away. You can utilize USCIS ELIS to broaden your status on the off chance that you are a B-1, B-2, F-1, M-1 or M-2; change your status if need to turn into a B-1, B-2, F-1, F-2, J-1, J-2, M-1 or M-2; or restore your status on the off chance that you were a F-1 or M-1.
On the off chance that you are an understudy on F-1 visa
Understudies on F-1 visa may have a date-explicit visa, which implies there is a finish date and a beginning date to their course of study. These understudies are qualified to record and expand their status on USCIS ELIS.
On the off chance that you are an understudy and conceded for term of status, at that point you should contact your Designated School Official (DSO) to expand your understudy status. Your I-94 will give the end date as D/S, in which case you cannot change your status on USCIS ELIS.
In the event that you are an understudy on a M-1 visa, you cannot change your status to a F-1 visa.
On the off chance that you need to restore status, and you were a F-1 or M-1 visa holder, at that point both you and your life partner can reestablish status on USCIS ELIS, if you are not dependent upon any migration bars and have not exceeded your visa uscis translations. At the end of the day, you can possibly restore your status in the event that you meet the F-1 criteria for qualification status under the pertinent segments of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).
Why use USCIS ELIS?
As indicated by USCIS, this online record will permit you to collaborate with USCIS; get email and content warnings; acquire data progressively; submit electronic proof; utilize a US Mastercard; be spoken to by a lawyer or authorize agent; be helped by an online arrangement aide; and get continuous case status data.