H-1B Petition Status


*Timely and Properly Filed

This means that the H-1B petition meets all of the following criteria:
1. Indicating change of status rather than consular processing.
2. Was filed during the H-1B acceptance period which begins April 1, 2015.
3. Applicant is in valid F-1 status either as a student, or on OPT, or on grace period.

**H-1B Petition has not been selected

This means that there is no Receipt Notice issued for the petition or received a Notice of Rejection.

The H-1B Cap Gap Calculator is for UTD F-1 students to use for general informational purposes. This information is subject to change at any time. Please contact an ISSO advisor or an immigration attorney to obtain advice with respect to your specific situation.