H-1B initial registration period for the fiscal year 2022 H-1B cap will run from 12pm ET on Mar. 9 to 12pm ET on Mar. 25. [2021]


Prospective petitioners & representatives will be able to fill out petitioner & beneficiary information & submit their registrations.


Prospective H-1B cap-subject petitioners or their representatives are required to use a myUSCIS online account to register each beneficiary electronically for the selection process & pay the associated $10 H-1B registration fee.


A  confirmation number will be assigned to each registration submitted for the FY 2022 H-1B cap. This number is used solely to track registrations; you cannot use this number to track your case status in Case Status Online


H-1B Registration Process Timeline

  • March 9: H-1B registration period opens at noon ET.
  • March 25: H-1B registration period closes at noon ET.
  • March 31: Date by which USCIS intends to notify selected registrants.
  • April 1: Earliest date that FY 2022 H-1B cap-subject petitions may be filed.