H1B Visa 2019 News Updates and Cap CountTracker

All the H1B news, updates for FY 2019, both official & unofficial 🙂 will be tracked on this page. You can bookmark this page.

Latest News Updates – Official and Unofficial ( Most recent on top ):

USCIS Reaches FY 2019 Cap New Alert USCIS

Key Timeline for H1B 2019 Lottery and Results, Premium Processing  : 

  • H1B 2019 Lottery Date :  You can expect the H1B lottery date to be in the week of April 10th.   Last year, the lottery was conducted on April 11th, the years before it was done on April 12th , and the previous year it was April 13th.
  • H1B 2019 Lottery Results : There is no set date here. Last year, USCIS did a news alert indicating that they have returned all the rejected H1B petitions on July 19th 2017. So, you can expect the last date for receiving lottery decision around mid July 2017. …depending on the number of petitions filed this year, it may be earlier or even later in July or even early August 2017…

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H1B Visa 2019 Cap Count updates Tracking Table:

 

USCIS Update Date Regular H1B Cap (65,000) Advanced Degree Cap (20,000) Analysis and Cap Count Update Article.
 April 6, 2018  65,000  20,000  190k Petitions Filed Lottery Completed 
Remaining H1B Cap 0   0

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