US Department of State Issues Visa Bulletin for May 2018

The Department of State (DOS) posted the Visa Bulletin for May 2018, which provides the visa number availability for family-sponsored and employment-sponsored preference categories, as well as for the diversity visa lottery cut-offs. USCIS has not yet announced whether it will accept adjustment of status applications   based on the filing or final action date charts for May 2018.  This information can be found at USCIS’s website.

The following information is the for the final action dates chart. The EB1 category remains current for the worldwide category but has backlogged to January 1, 2012 for China and India. The EB2 category for India is at December 22, 2008, and for China September 1, 2014. The EB3 worldwide category remains current and the EB3 category for China is at June 1, 2015, and at May 1, 2008, for India.