BREAKING: New Selection Process Established for H1B Visa Applications

Much discussed H1B lottery pre-registration process announced.
It was expected. Today the USCIS officially announced that, starting next H1B season, not this H1B season, there will be a pre-selection sign up instead of the traditional post-April 1 application submission lottery. 

In addition, it announced a major shift in how Masters Degree candidates are selected, by giving priority to masters cap applications after the lottery’s conducted, as opposed to  selecting them in their own lottery process. Mathematically, this is tantamount to giving an approval edge to applications with masters degree candidates.

Here is our prior discussion on the pros and cons of this pre-selection process: Pros and Cons of H1B Pre-Registration

Here is the announcement: H1B Pre-Selection Proces Announcement.

Also, here's the hit song from Kim Wilde in honor of H1B Pre-selection's final arrival:


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