H-1B Lottery Articles
Published on March 29, 2021
USCIS has announced that they have completed the H1-B lottery and made their selections for the FY 2022 Cap Season. USCIS received over 85,000 registration submissions, so a lottery was necessary. If you were selected in the H-1B lottery, USCIS will notify your employer or lawyer who submitted your registration.
Published on March 01, 2021
As we enter the H-1B 2021-2022 season, U.S. employers and prospective foreign employees are preparing to submit their registrations and enter the annual H-1B lottery. One way to make your registration stand out is to enter the H-1B master’s cap degree exemption, a separate lottery for those who possess advanced degrees from eligible institutions.
Published on February 28, 2021
We have the full information on last year’s H-1B lottery results as well as some information on your H-1B lottery chances in the 2021-2022 season. Under the regular cap, 65,000 petitions will be selected in addition to 20,000 for the advanced degree exemption. Here you’ll find what your current H-1B lottery odds are, and we’ll…
Published on February 24, 2021
Each year, tens of thousands of skilled immigrants petition for the highly sought-after H-1B visa. Since so many people petition each year, the USCIS placed an annual limit on the number of H-1B visas issued and conducts an annual lottery to select the petitions that go onto processing randomly. We’ll explore your H-1B predictions, filing…
Published on February 10, 2021
The H1-B Visa 2021 cap filing season is right around the corner. It’s time to take a look at the H1-B Visa 2021 lottery season and the potential changes in store. With many new changes to the lottery, there are only a few short months left before it’s time to file. If you were not…
Published on March 21, 2020
On Tuesday, March 17, The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it will temporarily suspend premium processing services for all petitions filed under the H-1B cap-subject category.
H-1B Masters Quota 2020: Eligibility and Lottery Probability – The Complete Guide (Updated: 6/24/2020)Published on February 21, 2020
Foreign professionals who possess advanced educational degrees have the benefit of being able to file under the advanced degree exemption, otherwise known as the master’s cap” during the H-1B visa season. Due to the highly competitive nature of the H-1B visa process, this exemption is a great advantage that some foreign professionals may not…
Published on July 09, 2019
The first step of the U.S. employment-based nonimmigrant visa application process is choosing the category with the best prospects for an individual applicant. While the O-1 and H-1B are both temporary visas, each of these two classifications comes with unique characteristics which must be clearly understood by foreign nationals and prospective U.S. employers. This article…