Thursday, April 5, 2012
H-1B Cap for FY 2013 is Quickly Filling Up
Today, USCIS advised at the CSC-VSC Stakeholder Engagement in Laguna Niguel, CA, that it has received 22,323 H-1B petitions subject to the FY 2013 cap. Approximately one-third of these petitions were filed by beneficiaries with U.S. advanced degrees. The annual cap for H-1B petitions is 65,000, with an additional 20,000 visas available to individuals holding U.S. advanced degrees.