At a glance:
On July 29th, 2021, employers began receiving USCIS notifications that additional H-1B cap registrations were selected in a second FY 2022 cap lottery draw.
The additional selection is taking place because USCIS did not receive enough H-1B cap petitions during the initial 90-day filing period to meet the 85,000 quota for FY 2022.
Employers whose cases are selected in the second drawing have from August 2, 2021 to November 3, 2021 to file petitions for their newly-selected registrations.
Read more here: https://www.uscis.gov/working-in-the-united-states/temporary-workers/h-1b-specialty-occupations-and-fashion-models/h-1b-electronic-registration-process https://www.fragomen.com/insights/alerts/uscis-runs-second-lottery-select-more-fy-2022-h-1b-cap-cases CONTACT YOUR EMPLOYER/IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY TO FIND OUT WHETHER YOU WERE SELECTED! Stay informed and learn more at F-1 Careers. Like what we do? Invite fellow international students (prospective, current, and graduates) to join the network, connect, and share experiences with others as we all build our careers!
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