The cap-subject H-1B visa lottery historically opens on April 1 or the following business day if April 1 falls on a weekend; however, it’s best to check the USCIS website to confirm. In recent years, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) reached its cap and stopped accepting applications within the first seven business days of the lottery being open.
Don’t be left out. Use this H-1B visa roadmap to help stay on track for a successful H-1B season.