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Immigration Workshops

If you would like to learn about living and working in the United States after graduation, the Office of Global Learning offers a variety of presentations and talks.

Watch our homepage for upcoming events and this page for the semester’s presentation schedule.

OPT Group Advising

Do you have questions about OPT? Come join our online OPT group advising session facilitated by an International Services Immigration Advisor. This is an opportunity for you to ask general OPT-related questions. You may drop-in or out at any time during this hour.

Spring 2022 Schedule

  • Tuesdays [April 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th] 9:00 a.m - 10:00 a.m. (ET) - Register

  • Thursdays [April 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th] 1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m. (ET) - Register

Work Talks: Work Authorization for International Students

International Services staff will discuss the work authorization process for F-1 and J-1 students as you get close to graduation, as well as options for summer employment while you are still enrolled.

Spring 2022 Schedule 

  • February 10; 5:30 p.m. (ET) - Register

  • February 22; 12:00 p.m. (ET) - Register

  • March 10; 5:30 p.m. (ET) - Register

  • March 22; 12:00 p.m. (ET) - Register


Visas After Graduation

  • February 24, 2022; 5:30 p.m. (ET) - Register

This virtual presentation for international students provides an overview of possible options for working long-term in the U.S. after graduation including becoming a permanent resident (green card holder), if you desire. Visas After Graduation is presented in collaboration with the law firm of Miller Mayer.


Videos of Our Popular Employment Presentations

Here are some presentations that provide information about working in the United States.

Visas after Graduation

This presentation for international students provides an overview of possible options for working long-term in the U.S. after graduation including becoming a permanent resident (green card holder), if you desire. This was presented by the law firm of Miller Mayer. We offer the presentation live every Fall and Spring. Also check out our Visas after Graduation page.

F-1 OPT

Learn about Optional Practical Training after graduation and OPT with STEM extension.

Through OPT, you can be authorized to work in the United States for 12 months, which can be extended for up to 24 additional months if you have a degree in an approved science, technology, engineering, or mathematics field.

 

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