The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has recognized that there will be delays and other immigration related problems during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic! They have listed many different options available for nonimmigrants during this national crisis! DHS recognize that nonimmigrants may unexpectedly remain in the United States beyond their authorized period of stay due to COVID-19. Should this occur, the following options are available for nonimmigrants:
• Apply for an Extension.
• If You File in a Timely Manner.
• Flexibility for Late Applications.
• Flexibility for Visa Waiver Entrants.
Please visit this page for more information: COVID-19 Delays in Extension/Change of Status Filings
Source of Information:
USCIS (USCIS.gov), 4/13/20, News Alert:
COVID-19 Delays in Extension/Change of Status Filings