F-1 Visas


 F-1 non-immigrants, as defined in section 101(a)(15)(F) of the Act, are foreign students coming to the United States to pursue a full course of study in DHS-approved colleges, universities, seminaries, conservatories, academic high schools, private elementary schools, other academic institutions, or in language training programs in the United States. For the purposes of this rule, the term ``school'' refers to all of these types of DHS-approved institutions. An F-2 non-immigrant is a foreign national who is the spouse or qualifying child of an F-1 student. F-1 non-immigrants, are foreign students pursuing a full course of study in approved colleges, universities, seminaries, conservatories, academia high schools, private elementary schools, other academic institutions, and in language training programs in the United States.