September 2020 Visa Bulletin

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) has released the September 2020 Visa Bulletin. There is very little movement from the previous month. This is the final visa bulletin of the current fiscal year. All cutoff dates listed refer to the dates in the final action (FA) chart, unless otherwise specified.

Visa Bulletin Summary

Employment-Based, First Preference (EB1) Category

The EB1 China and India categories advance to March 1, 2018. The category remains current for all other countries of chargeability.

Employment-Based, Second, Third, and Fourth Preference (EB2, EB3, EB4) Categories

The EB2, EB3, and EB4 categories see no movement from the August 2020 Visa Bulletin.

Employment-Based, Fifth Preference (EB5) Category

The EB5 category remains current for all countries of chargeability, other than China and Vietnam. For China, the EB5 cutoff date moves a bit to August 15, 2015. For Vietnam, the EB5 cutoff date advances to August 1, 2017.


MurthyDotCom will continue to closely monitor and report on movement and predictions related to the monthly visa.


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