Events

Study Skills Workshops

The Student Learning Center offers free study skills workshops to help students develop practical academic success strategies, more information..

Adjusting to and Enjoying Life in the U.S. - A Series on American Culture

Dates and Times:

Thursday, September 7, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 206

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 206

Culture differences can be very challenging when traveling abroad.  Advisors James Luyirika-Sewagudde, Jr. and Admission Evaluator, Snow Sun, will discuss coping strategies.

OPT (Optional Practical Training) Workshops

Dates and Times:

Friday, September 22, 2017, 12:00-1:00, SSC 490

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490

Friday, October 6, 2017, 12:00-1:00, SSC 490

Friday, October 20, 2017, 12:00-1:00, SSC 490

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490- CANCELED

Friday, Novermber 3, 2017, 12:00-1:00, SSC 490

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490

Tuesday, Novermber 28, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490

Optional Practical Training (OPT) is an immigration benefit for F-1 international students which allows students 12 months of work authorization after completion of their coursework. Advisors James Luyirika-Sewagudde, Jr. and Cindy McKay will explain the rules and restrictions regarding OPT, as well as the application process.

CPT (Curricular Practical Training) Workshops

Dates and Times:

Monday, September 18, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490

Monday, October 23, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490- CANCELED

Monday, November 27, 2017, 3:00-4:00, SSC 490

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) is an immigration benefit for F-1 international students which allows students to participate in department approved internships before graduation.  Advisors, James Luyirika-Sewagudde, Jr. and Cindy McKay will explain the rules and restrictions regarding CPT, as well as the application process.