OIP Workshops

International students are encouraged to attend virtual online workshops concerning popular F-1 international student topics. All workshops are recorded and uploaded on the website within 2 weeks of the presentation date.

Spring 2021 Virtual Workshops

Applying for Optional Practical Training (OPT) as a Spring 2021 Graduate

  • Date: Friday, Feb 19, 2021
  • Time: 12PM - 1PM PT (California Time)
  • Target Audience: International students in F-1 status who are graduating in Spring 2021. The information is applicable to Spring 2021 only.

Sign Up HERE for Zoom Link

On- & Off-Campus Employment (CPT & OPT) Work Authorization 

  • Date: Friday, Feb 26, 2021
  • Time: 12PM - 1PM PT (California Time)
  • Target Audience: International students in F-1 status who are interested in On or Off Campus Work Authorization during their studies.

Sign Up HERE for Zoom Link

Prior Virtual Workshop Recordings

Applying for Optional Practical Training (OPT) as a Fall 2020 Graduate

  • Date: Friday, September 18, 2020 (View workshop recording)
  • Target Audience: International students in F-1 status who are graduating in Fall 2020. The information is applicable to Fall 2020 only.

On- & Off-Campus Employment (CPT & OPT) Work Authorization

  • Date: Friday, September 25, 2020 (View workshop recording)
    • Part 1 recording (CSLD and on-campus employment)
    • Part 2 recording (Off-campus employment)
      • This workshop is in two parts due to a recording error. It is the same workshop.
  • Target Audience: International students in F-1 status who are interested in On or Off Campus Work Authorization

H-1B Work Visas and U.S. Permanent Residency

Other Workshops

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