H-1B Lottery

H-1B Lottery Articles

  • H-1B Visa 2021

    H-1B Visa 2021-2022: The Complete Guide

    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…

  • USCIS Suspends 2021 Premium Processing

    USCIS Announces Temporary Suspension of H-1B 2021 Premium Processing

    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 2021 Lottery Predictions

    H-1B Visa 2020-21 Lottery Predictions, Changes, Process, Cap, Dates (Updated: 6/24/2020)

    Published on February 27, 2020

    Each year, tens of thousands of skilled immigrants petition for the highly sought-after H-1B visa, which is available to those who have a bachelor’s degree or higher along with a specialty job that requires that degree. Due to the fact that so many people petition each year, the USCIS placed an annual limit on the…

  • H-1B Master's Quota 2020

    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…

  • O-1 vs H-1B Visa

    O-1 vs H-1B Visa

    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…

  • USCIS Completion of H-1B Data Entry and Receipting

    USCIS Completion of H-1B Data Entry and Receipting

    Published on May 30, 2019

    It’s the end of another successful H-1B lottery season. This year has seen record numbers with over 201,000 cap-subject petitions being filed to enter into the lottery. With one big change in place and another on the horizon, let’s take a look at how this cap has gone and what we can expect in years…

  • H-1B Lottery 2020 Results

    H-1B Lottery 2019-2020 | Results, Process, and Chances (Updated 4/12/19)

    Published on April 12, 2019

    Check out “The Complete Guide on H-1B Visa 2019-20 News, Quota, Lottery Predictions UPDATE (4/12/2019): The United States Citizen and Immigration Services officially announced on April 11, 2019 that the H-1B lottery was completed for fiscal year 2019-20. 201,011 petitions were received from the beginning of the season (April 1st) to the official completion date…

  • H-1B Pre-Registration

    H-1B Final Rule Analysis: Pre-Registration and Masters Cap Lottery Reversal

    Published on February 07, 2019

      The landscape for the H-1B visa seems to be constantly changing. With President Trump paying special attention to the H-1B during his presidency, many visa holders and potential visa holders have been concerned for the future of this popular visa option. Now, there has been a significant change in the way that the annual…