The following priority dates determine whether an applicant may file for permanent residency during the month of March 2016.


Category Country of Chargeability Priority Date Comment
EB-1 Worldwide Current Unchanged
EB-2 Worldwide Current Unchanged
EB-2 China August 1, 2012 Advances 5 months
EB-2 India October 15, 2008 Advances 2.5 months
EB-2 Mexico Current Unchanged
EB-2 Philippines Current Unchanged
EB-3 Worldwide January 1, 2016 Advances 3 months
EB-3 China June 1, 2013 Advances 8 months
EB-3 India July 15, 2004 Advances 1 month