F-1 visa

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Ask Sophie: Any tips for F-1 student visa approval amid the rising denial rate?

I was accepted into a prestigious robotics engineering master's program in the U.S. but the denial rate for F-1 student visas is increasing. Why?

Ask Sophie: Can I launch a startup if I’m in the US on a student visa?

One day, my dream would be to create my own startup in the U.S. Is there any groundwork I am allowed to lay to make my dream come true?

Dear Sophie: How can students work or launch a startup while maintaining their immigration status?

What options do I have to work before and after graduation on my student visa? Can I launch my own startup?

Dear Sophie: What are the student and work visa processes for grads?

I’m in India, and want to apply to an American university to study computer science and AI. What's the visa process for students and for professionals who want to work in the U.S. after graduating?

Dear Sophie: What are my F-1 OPT options if my crypto job is no longer available?

I’m an F-1 student who had a job lined up with a crypto company, but they rescinded my job offer. What are my options, especially if I want to create my own web3 startup?