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H-1 Visa Question

Question: My student is attending high school in Colorado. He is here on his father's H-1 visa. Can he attend an American University? Is he eligible to apply for any scholarships with this status?


"H-1" refers to the visa type assigned to foreign nationals who are in temporary employment or training situations under the supervision of specific employers in the U.S. This covers a broad range of situations including migrant workers, Department of Defense assignments, registered nurses, trainees in an exchange program, and even a "Fashion Model of Distinguished Merit and Ability," designated visa type H-1B3.

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