Free Evaluation

April 2008




April 2008
Employment-Based

All Charge-Ability Areas Except Those Listed

China: Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
1st Current Current Current Current Current
2nd Current December 1st 2003 December 1st 2003 Current Current
3rd July 1st 2005 February 8th 2003 October 1st 2001 October 1st 2001 July 1st 2005
Other Workers March 1st 2002 March 1st 2002 March 1st 2002 March 1st 2002 March 1st 2002
4th Current Current Current Current Current
Certain Religious Workers Current Current Current Current Current
5th Current Current Current Current Current
Targeted Employment Areas/ Regional Centers Current Current Current Current Current

First: Priority Workers: 28.6% of the worldwide employment-based preference level, plus any numbers not required for fourth and fifth preferences.

Second: Members of the Professions Holding Advanced Degrees or Persons of Exceptional Ability: 28.6% of the worldwide employment-based preference level, plus any numbers not required by first preference.

Third: Skilled Workers, Professionals, and Other Workers: 28.6% of the worldwide level, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences, not more than 10,000 of which to "*Other Workers".

Fourth: Certain Special Immigrants: 7.1% of the worldwide level.

Fifth: Employment Creation: 7.1% of the worldwide level, not less than 3,000 of which reserved for investors in a targeted rural or high-unemployment area, and 3,000 set aside for investors in regional centers by Sec. 610 of Pub. L. 102-395.

Family-Based All Charge-Ability Areas Except Those Listed China: Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
1st February 22nd 2002 February 22nd 2002 February 22nd 2002 July 8th 1992 March 1st 1993
2A May 8th 2003 May 8th 2003 May 8th 2003 May 1st 2002 May 8th 2003
2B March 22nd 1999 March 22nd 1999 March 22nd 1999 April 1st 1992 February 1st 1997
3rd May 22nd 2000 May 22nd 2000 May 22nd 2000 July 22nd 1992 April 1st 1991
4th July 22nd 1997 December 15th 1996 November 22nd 1996 December 1st 1994 February 22nd 1986

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens

Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents

A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents

B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents

Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens

Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens