International Student 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.

Upcoming Workshops

Spring 2022 Workshops To Be Announced in January 2022.

Students attending the New International Student Workshop

Prior Workshop Recordings

Job Searching in the U.S. as an International Student

  • Date: Monday, November 8
  • Recording: Presentation (00:00:00 - 00:25:45) and Q&A (00:25:46 - 00:50:14)

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

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

  • Date: Wednesday, November 10, 2021
  • Law firm: E&M Mayock,
  • Recording: Presentation (00:00:00 - 00:28:25) and Q&A (00:28:26 - 00:45:57)

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

  • Date: Friday, Sept 3, 2021
  • Learning Objectives: Understand the specific process for international students in F-1 status who are graduating in Fall 2021 to apply for OPT. The information will be applicable to Fall 2021 only
  • Recording: Presentation (00:00:00 - 00:45:54) and Q&A (00:45:55 - 01:35:59)

Work Authorization for F-1 International Students (On-campus/CPT/OPT/STEM OPT)

Learning Objectives: Understand the different types of work authorization available to international students in F-1 status.

  • Date: Friday, Feb 26, 2021
  • Recording: Presentation (00:00:00 - 00:40:58) and Q&A (00:40:59 - 00:56:13)

Last updated: November 2021

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