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Alert: Immigration scam affecting international scholars

Beware of immigration scams. U.S. government agencies do not call international visitors asking for money.

DHS Extends Eligibility for Employment Authorization to Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses

As of 5/26/2015, certain H-4 spouses of H-1B principals may file I-765 applications for Employment Authorization Documents. Eligible spouses are those whose principal H-1B is the beneficiary of an approved I-140 (Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker) or whose principal H-1B spouse has been granted H-1B status past the initial 6-yr period under sections 106(a) and (b) of the American Competitiveness in the Twenty-first Century Act.

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The International Faculty & Scholar Office (IFSO) provides a wide array of services to academic departments and the over 2,500 international professors, researchers, and visiting scholars coming to UC San Diego.

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Student Center B on Mandeville Lane, next to Mandeville Auditorium
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Mailing address:
9500 Gilman Drive,
M/C 0018
La Jolla, CA

P: (858) 246-1448
F: (858) 246-1440

9 a.m. – 4 p.m
Monday – Friday

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