- March 1, 2018
- Posted by: Fakhoury Global Immigration
- Category: News Room
H-1B season is underway! U.S. employers can file for new H-1B visas on behalf of prospective or existing employees beginning April 2, 2018. The anticipated window for filing new H-1B petitions under the USCIS H-1B quota for FY2019 is April 2 through 6, 2018. The quota provides for 65,000 regular H-1B visas for individuals with a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and 20,000 additional H-1B visas for individuals who have a master’s degree (or higher) from an accredited U.S. university.