X
Type in your search and press enter

EIG Special Alert: September 2015 Visa Bulletin Released

August 12, 2015

September 2015 Visa Bulletin Released

The U.S. Department of State has released the September 2015 Visa Bulletin. It can be summarized as follows:

EB-1

  • All countries remain current.

EB-2

  • Persons in the EB-2 category and born in China are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of January 1, 2006. This category has retrogressed by 7 years 11 months 14 days.
  • Persons in the EB-2 category and born in India are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of January 1, 2006. This category has retrogressed by 2 years 9 months.
  • The worldwide quota, Mexico, and the Philippines remain current.

EB-3

  • Persons in the EB-3 category and falling into the worldwide quota are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of August 15, 2015. This category has advanced by 1 month.
  • Persons in the EB-3 category and born in China are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of December 22, 2004. This category has advanced by 6 months 21 days. 
  • Persons in the EB-3 category and born in India are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of December 22, 2004. This category has advanced by 6 months 21 days.
  • Persons in the EB-3 category and born in Mexico are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of August 15, 2015. This category has advanced by 1 month.
  • Persons in the EB-3 category and born in the Philippines are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of December 22, 2004. This category has advanced by 6 months 21 days. 

EB-4 

  • All countries remain current.

EB-5

  • Persons in the EB-5 category and born in China are current if they have a priority date before the cut-off date of September 22, 2013. This category has advanced by 21 days. 
  • The worldwide quota, India, Mexico, and the Philippines remain current.

The complete Visa Bulletin for September 2015 can be found here.