Extension Length

8 CFR 214.2(O)(12)(ii)


An extension is granted for upto 1 year increments.


[8 CFR 214.2] Special requirements for admission, extension, and maintenance of status;
(o) Aliens of extraordinary ability or achievement;
(12) Extension of stay;

Law Text

(ii) Extension period. An extension of stay may be authorized in increments of up to 1 year for an O-1 or O-2 beneficiary to continue or complete the same event or activity for which he or she was admitted plus an additional 10 days to allow the beneficiary to get his or her personal affairs in order. 8 CFR 214.2(O)(12)(ii).

Related Caselaw

o-1 visa lawyer    None.