Office of Immigration and International Admissions Workshops

Spring 2018

We encourage students to register for the upcoming workshops they want to attend using the following registration form.

Jan 8
January 8th: International Student Check In- Round 1
3:00pm SC 253
Check-in, review immigration requirements, program lengths, upcoming deadlines

Jan 10
January 10th: International Student Check In – Round 2
3:00pm SC253
Check-in, review immigration requirements, program lengths, upcoming deadlines

Jan 15
January 15th: OPT Workshop
2:00pm SC253

Jan 22
January 22nd: Taxes: filing requirements, deadlines, and resources to help
10:00am SC253

Jan 24
January 24th: Banking, Cellphones, and Driving in the US
2:00pm SC253
Overview of documents required to open a bank account in the US, Cellphone options and reporting requirements, How to get a drivers license and restrictions on renewal.

Jan 29
January 29th: Academic Integrity within the US and On Campus Resources
10:00am SC253
Overview of plagiarism (special attention to translation software), group work vs. cheating, tutoring resources, academic advisors and working with faculty.

Jan 31
January 31st: Internships, Practicum Experiences, Working on Campus
2:00pm SC253
CPT requirements and application process, student employment, applying for a SSN

Feb 1
February 1st : OPT Workshop
10:00am SC253

Feb 13
February 13th : OPT Workshop
2:00pm SC253

Feb 20
February 20th: Adding Dependents and Having Visitors
3:00pm SC253
How to add a dependent, limitations of a F2 visa

Mar 13
March 13th: Academic Requirements for Maintaining Status as an International Student
2:00pm SC253
Hours requirement, Grades, Academic Progress, dropping below full time

Mar 28
March 28th : I-20 Extensions
2:00pm SC253
Requirements, limitations, application process

Apr 1
April 1st: OPT Workshop
10:00am SC253

April 4
April 4th : Summer Jobs, Internships, Clinical hours
10:00am SC253
CPT requirements and application process, student employment, applying for a SSN

Apr 10
April 10th: Planning for After Graduation
2:00pm SC253
60 day grace period, transferring your record, shortening your I-20, OPT and planning for STEM, reporting requirements

Apr 16
April 16th: Traveling over the summer
10:00am Meisler 2200
Travel signatures, visa renewal process

Apr 17
April 17th: OPT Workshop
2:00pm SC253

Apr 18
April 18th: Traveling over the summer
10:00am Meisler 2200
Travel signatures, visa renewal process

Apr 22
April 22nd: OPT Workshop
10:00am SC253

May 2
May 2nd: OPT Workshop
2:00pm SC253