H1B Visa News

H1B Visa 2015 Approved – When to get Visa Stamping ? When Enter USA ?

by Kumar June 19, 2014
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As many of you know, USCIS received about 172,500 petitions for H1B 2015 quota and there was random selection by USCIS to select the lucky 85,000 petitions.  Those lucky ones, who did not receive any rejected packages or RFEs and have an approved H1B petition might be thinking about things like Can I travel to […]

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Not Picked in H1B 2015 Lottery – Options for F1, H4, L1 ? Should I leave US ?

by Kumar June 4, 2014
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USCIS has started to return H1B packages with rejection notices to employers  for the petitions that were not selected in this year’s 2015 H1B lottery. As many of you know, USCIS received a whopping 172,500 petitions this year for H1B Visa 2015 quota and lottery was conducted to select 85,000 petitions. You can check out […]

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H1B 2015 Rejected / Not Picked in Lottery Packages Returned ? Still Any Hope ?

by Kumar June 3, 2014
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As you know USCIS received about 172,500 H1B petitions  for  FY 2015 quota and there was a lottery conducted for this year by USCIS to randomly select about 85,000 petitions.   Many of you have been nail-biting and waiting for the lottery results.   Some of the lucky ones have already got the receipt numbers and some […]

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Understand H1B Visa 2015 Receipt Number? Meaning ? Track Status USCIS

by Kumar April 29, 2014
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Now that the H1B lottery/random selection is done for FY 2015 and some of you have the receipt numbers from USCIS, you might be wondering What does the H1B case number mean ? What do I do with it? Can I use it to track my case status ? I see quite a bit of […]

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Waiting for H1B Visa 2015 Petition Status Updates, Case Numbers ?

by Kumar April 27, 2014
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Over the past few weeks, many of you have been on the blog constantly refreshing our H1B Visa 2015 Pageor H1B 2015 Status updates page seeking information from one another on the status. Also, with our H1B Visa Tracker, there are about 200 cases that are tracked by our readers.  It is heart touching for […]

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What’s After H1B 2015 Lottery ? FAQs – Receipt Numbers, Processing Times?

by Kumar April 13, 2014
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Updated : April 21, 2015- Modified content on additional petitions than 85,000 quota – wait-listing for denials  As you know, USCIS conducted a lottery on the 172,500 H1B Visa petitions filed for FY 2015 quota and did a press release indicating that the 85,000 petitions selected will be notified with receipt numbers and those not selected will be […]

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USCIS : 172,500 Petitions received for H1B 2015 Lottery. Selection Complete !

by Kumar April 10, 2014
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As you know, USCIS announced on April 7th that they received enough number of petitions for filling the H1B Visa statutory cap for the fiscal year 2015. Also, they indicated that there were more petitions received and there would be lottery/ random selection process for the same. Today USCIS did an official press release stating […]

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USCIS Official News: H1B Visa 2015 Cap Reached ! Lottery To be Conducted

by Kumar April 7, 2014
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Many of you have been waiting for this official news for quite a few days. The wait is over !  USCIS did an official press release earlier today stating that it has received enough number of petitions for H1B Visa 2015 quota. Below is a summary of the press release by USCIS. Summary of the […]

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Any Changes to H1B Visa 2015 Filing Fee ? Summary of all Fee

by Kumar March 26, 2014
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Now that USCIS has released official news that H1B Visa 2015 petitions to be accepted from April 1st, many of you might be wondering regarding the fee. Are there any changes to the filing fee for this fiscal year ? How much does it actually cost an employer for filing the H1B Visa fee for […]

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USCIS News (Official) : H1B Visa 2015 Applications Accepted from April 1st

by Kumar March 25, 2014
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Many of you have been waiting for the official USICIS news update on this year’s H1B Visa season start date and guidance on filing applications for some time… Last year for FY 2014, USCIS press release was one on March 16th, this year it is about 10 days late…Anyways, Your wait is over ! USCIS […]

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