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Processing Times

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The H-1B Petition and approval process takes approximately 2-3 months. 
  • The H-1B process involves multiple governmental agencies, there is no guarantee that the H-1B petition will be approved by a specific date.
  • We recommend that hiring departments submit an H-1B request to the HR Department six months in advance.
Immigration processing will take approximately a minimum of two months.
  • This timeframe can change and the HR department can provide guidance on the current processing period.
  • Alternately, Premium Processing may be used for an additional fee narrowing processing time down to a 15-calendar day period.