What will be my OPT status after H1B approved and COS denied...?


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Hi Friends,


Please help me out.


April 1st 2014 - Applied H1B while am on CPT.

April 30th 2014  - CPT ended

June 23rd 2014 - OPT approved ( OPT ends on June 22nd 2015)

Aug 6th 2014 - Received my status from USCIS - H1B approved and COS denied. 


Reason: "USCIS has determined that the record does not meet the preponderance of evidence standard demonstrating that the beneficiary maintained his F-1 status because he was not enrolled in a CPT program that was in accoedance with 8 CFR 214.2(f)(10)."


I got confirmation from my DSO on Aug 23rd 2014 that my OPT is still active now.


My questions are:


1. What will be my status after September 30th? Is my OPT active till June 22nd 2015?


2. Do I need to go for stamping immediately? or do I have time till my OPT expires that is June 22nd 2015?


3. Can I use my OPT now and go for H1B stamping later (before my OPT expires)?


4. What are my options?


I would really appreciate for the response.







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