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H-1B Visa – Cap/Lottery for FY 22

Here is the timeline for the 2021 (fy22) H-1B Visa filing.

March 25: The online registration period will close at 12:00 p.m. EST. All electronic registrations must be submitted with registration fees paid.

March 26–31: USCIS will conduct the H-1B regular cap and master’s cap lotteries.

March 31: USCIS will notify employers and their representatives about lottery results, which can be accessed via

April 1–June 30: The filing period for selected H-1B petitions opens and will run for 90 days. Employers must submit their H-1B cap petitions via hard copy to the designated USCIS service center indicated on the H-1B beneficiary’s selection notification.

Please let us know if you have any questions.

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