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Now That the Cap is Reached . . . Do I Still Have a Chance of Getting an H-1B Visa?

Posted by ehayden on May 3, 2016

On April 7, 2016, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it has reached the congressionally mandated H-1B cap for fiscal year (FY) 2017. USCIS also received more than the limit of 20,000 H-1B petitions filed under the U.S. advanced degree exemption.