H-1B Visa 2015 Applications are officially being accepted from today by the USCIS. The applications are for the Fiscal Year 2015, which starts from October 1st 2014 and ends September 30th 2015.
According to the predictions by the USCIS, huge number of applications is expected to arrive with in the first 5 days from today and it is definite that there would be a lottery this fiscal year, just like how the lottery was held for the Fiscal Year 2014. For those who plan to file for H-1B during this fiscal year, it is time to file them as soon as possible within the first 5 days of April 2014.
Check the post on USCIS Update regarding H-1B Petition Acceptance and Premium Processing Dates
H1B Visa 2015 – Premium Processing
USCIS mentions applicants can file under premium processing starting April 1st 2014. Although, premium processing at the USCIS will start no later than April 28th 2014. So, if you are filing your H-1B application under premium processing you may likely not hear from the USCIS in April 2014.
H-1B VISA 2015 QUOTA
The current H-1B Visa Cap is 65,000 visa cap each year, with an additional of 20,000 visas dedicated for master’s category applicants.
Check out the H1B Visa 2015 Q&A to learn about the process and procedure.
H1BWiki will provide the visitors regular updates on the H-1B Visa Cap and predictions.