International Student Services

Workshops & Events

Study Skills Workshops

The Student Learning Center offers free study skills workshops to help students develop practical academic success strategies. Student Learning Center > Study Skills Workshops.

Travel Signature Day!

Date and Time:

Friday, December 10
9 am - 4 pm
SSC 440

Going home, or traveling outside of the U.S. over the winter break?  Don’t forget to  come to the Office of International Education and have an International Student Advisor sign your I-20 or DS-2019 for travel.  Our signature on your form certifies that you are in compliance with your visa status.  Without a travel signature, you may not be able to re-enter the U.S.

Don’t forget, we always have free snacks during your short wait.  We are looking forward to seeing you!

OPT (Optional Practical Training) Workshops

Dates and Times: 

Friday, October 4
10 am- 11am, Career Center (SSC 270)
3 pm - 4 pm, SSC 440

Friday, October 11
10 am- 11am, Career Center (SSC 270)
3 pm - 4 pm, SSC 440
 
Friday, October 18
10 am- 11am, Career Center (SSC 270)
3 pm - 4 pm, SSC 440

Friday, October 25
10 am- 11am, SSC 206
3 pm - 4 pm, SSC 440
 
Friday, November 1
10 am- 11am, Career Center (SSC 270)

Friday, November 8
3 pm - 4 pm, SSC 440
 
Friday, November 15
10 am- 10:30am, Career Center (SSC 270)
 
Friday, November 22
3 pm - 4 pm, SSC 440
 

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:

TBD

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.

Career Planning & Readiness Workshops

Dates and Times:

TBD