USCIS Completes Data Entry of FY 2016 H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions

USCIS announced (by email alert) on Monday, May 04, 2015 that they have completed the data entry of all Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 H-1B cap– subjected petitions that have been selected randomly through a computer generated process. USCIS will begin returning all H-1B petitions that were not selected but because of the large amount received; the return time frame is unknown. They also ask that petitioners not contact them until they have received a receipt notice or had their unselected petition returned.

Note: USCIS will announce when all the unselected petitions have been returned.

Source of Information:, 5/4/15, Email Alert:
USCIS Completes Data Entry of Fiscal Year 2016 H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions, 5/4/15, Web Page:
H-1B Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Cap Season

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