Reza RahbaranImmigration Attorney
First, it is important to know that when filing an I-526 petition, you are showing an immigrant intent. When filing an F-1 visa petition, you must show a clear intent to return to your home country once you have culminated your education. You may certainly apply for an F-1 visa. However, a conflict of intent between both petitions may hinder the likelihood of an F-1 visa approval.