USCIS Advises on Priority Adjudication of H-1B Cap-Gap Cases

USCIS Advises on Priority Adjudication of H-1B Cap-Gap Cases
September 23, 2010

September 23, 2010

USCIS has informally advised that it will prioritize the adjudication of H-1B change of status cases for F-1 cap-gap students who are otherwise prohibited from continuing employment after September 30. The American Immigration Lawyers Association has been coordinating with USCIS to help achieve this outcome.

USCIS has advised that it has the means to identify pending F-1 to H-1B cap gap cases.