Premium processing service is only available for change of status into students/exchange visitors (F, M, J)
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Can it save H-1B hopefuls some time and anxiety in a long and exhausting journey?
USCIS has expanded the option of premium processing for F1 students applying for OPT and STEM OPT
New online-filing procedures announced for F-1 students seeking OPT or STEM OPT extensions
Set to expand premium processing for students seeking OPT and exchange Visitors from March
Immigration researcher Daniel Di Martino explains why the current system adversely affects Indians most
Step may benefit spouses of Indian tech professionals who have lost jobs due to delays in processing of their EADs
Inclusion of I-765 in premium processing may decrease EAD delays, but many see it as extortion.
Premium processing expedites H-2B, R-1, other service requests generally within 15 days.
Pending premium processing requests filed before March 20 suspension may be refiled.
Premium processing for all Form 1-129 and 1-140 petitions stands suspended until further notice due to pandemic.
But those looking at extension of H-1B can still avail of premium facility.
The premium processing fee would be raised to $1,440 beginning November 29, 2019.
USCIS says the two-phase approach will make the process more effective and efficient.
The answer is “No,” says Houston-based immigration attorney Emily Neumann.
Petitioners who have received a request for evidence “should include the RFE response with the premium processing request,” USCIS says.
Suspension of premium processing to cover more H-1B petitions; The agency says the move is to reduce delay.
The agency has temporarily suspended the premium processing services to reduce the overall processing time of the H-1B petitions.
The service that enabled H-1B visa petitioners to expedite their application for a fee was temporarily withdrawn in March.
USCIS had suspended the premium processing facility of all H-1B petitions in March.
The agency will resume H-1B premium processing of higher education institutions, non-profits and government research organization.
The premium processing facility provides expedited processing of the H-1B application.
The decision on H-1B petitions would affect all petitions filed on or after April 3, 2017.
Guarantees a 15-calendar-day processing time.
USCIS began sending receipts last week.