Administrators and Faculty

Common Statuses

​Case Processing Times

Processing times outlined below start from the day OIA receives a complete request. Processing times may vary and are subject to change. All requests can be submitted up to 6 months in advance of the intended start date.

H-1B Requests

  • 45-60 business days using USCIS Premium Processing (expedited processing) 
  • 6-12 months using USCIS regular processing 

J-1 Exchange Visitor Requests

  • 30-45 business days for new/initial requests
  • 3-5 business days for extension/amendments

​TN/E-3 Requests

  • 7-10 business days

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