H1B1 Visa

Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

26. Is USCIS premium processing available for change of status or extensions of H-1B1 visas?

Yes. The USCIS premium processing procedure is available for the H-1B1 extensions or change of status filed with the USCIS for foreign nationals in the US. The estimated processing time at USCIS for a “premium processing” request is 15 days.