Finally, the H1B Visa 2021 Lottery is Completed.
- USCIS announced that the H1B Visa 2021 Electronic Registration Process is Complete in a News Alert.
- Just recently USIS announced additional statistics – Total Unique Registrations. News Alert.
Total H1B Visa Registration Numbers
These numbers are mind-blowing!
Here’s the H1B Visa 2003 to 2021 Cap Count Trend
Question to You
If the Unique Count is 275,000, what could be the total count?
Can you guess? Maybe an additional 20,000 or 50,000?
I wish USCIS could have published the Total Count.
In short, the H1B Visa 2021 Lottery Results are Out.
What should you do next? Continued Below.
Q1. Am I selected in the H1B Visa 2020 – 2021 Lottery?
Your Authorized representative will see the results in their Dashboard.
As per Attorney Murali Bashyam, they don’t see any updates on their dashboard (as of Mar 27 – 4 PM EDT)
As per Attorney Niranjan Adhikar, all the applications are still showing Submitted.
They will see one of 3 status:
- Submitted: You still have hope!
- Selected: Congrats!
- Denied: Unlucky you! (someone messed-up)
Q2. When will my attorney know the results?
As per the announcement, the results are displayed on the dashboard before March 31, 2020. So, you need to ask your Attorney or Employer to login and check to they will notify you.
Q3. Is the status Change for the initial H1B lottery from ‘Submitted’ to ‘Selected’ still expected on 31 March 2020?
USCIS should be updating the results anytime between today to March 31, 2020
Q4. Can I check by myself? Or need to contact the lawyer?
You have to talk to your attorney or employer who submitted the petition for the lottery.
This is a developing story.
Stay tuned for updates and screenshots of Selected, Denied, and insights from Attorneys.
In the meantime, share the news with your friends.