Calling all Toronto 221Gs in H1B : Visa Stamp Posted February 2, 2014 · Report reply Hi Guys, My Final Timeline. Total wait time 111 days. Oct 9th - Interview gave 221g (EVC model and 1st H1) and said have to do employer verification and took pay stubs and tax documents. Oct 16th - First Update Oct 20th - Requested to submit End Client Letter Oct 21st - Submitted letter in person at consulate. Same day they called my client manager at around 4:30 PM and he missed the call Oct 22nd - He called back and they enquired about me and my client manager gave them a very positive review about me. After this update i didn't had any updates for so long. I went to consulate couple of times but they were not helpful. Dec 4th - I left to india for wedding, Dec 10th - Employer sent a letter requesting status and they got same routine response about they cannot control pace of case and said its still pending Dec 15th - Employeer contacted local senator and the senator's office followed up with Department of State and also Consulate Dec 16th - Second Update Dec 23rd - Third Update Jan 16th - I came back to canada Jan 21st - visited consulate and they told me case is in final stages and might be finished in a week or two. Jan 28th - got clearance email at 9:30 AM EST and submitted passport same day at 1:30 PM EST Jan 30th - Got loomis waybill number at 11:30 PM EST Jan 31st - Picked up passport and entered USA same day. All the best guys.