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Fall 2014 Information Session Schedule

Held mostly in the Feldman Center, Room C205, all sessions run approximately 45 minutes.

F-1 Regulations
For all international students to learn more about current F-1 regulations. Please bring passport & I-20 to the session.

Thursday,August 28 1:00 pm RoomC205
Wednesday,October 1 3:00 pm Conference Center, Seminar RoomSR-4*
Thursday,November 20 1:00 pm RoomC205


WORK in the US
For F-1 students not completing studies inMay or Summerwho are interested in learning more about all F-1 employment benefits with particular emphasis on Curricular Practical Training (credit-bearing internships).

Thursday,September 11 1:00 pm RoomC205
Tuesday, October 14 3:00 pm RoomC205
Thursday,November 13 1:00 pm RoomC205


OPT
Mandatory
for F-1 students completing studiesinMay or Summerwho want post-completion Optional Practical Training. All students seeking OPT must bring their current DARS audit and a copy of their I-94 information (accessible via the I-94 retrieval website) with them to the session. Because of the lengthy authorization process, students are strongly encouraged to come to an early session. The International Student Advisor will only endorse the applications of students who attend one of these sessions.

Thursday,September 4 1:00 pm Room C205
Tuesday, September 9 3:00 pm Room C205
Thursday,September 18 1:00 pm Room C205
Thursday, October 9 1:00 pm Room C205
Friday,October 24 10:00 am Room C205
Thursday, November 6 1:00 pm Room C205
Wednesday,November 19 3:00 pm Conference Center, Seminar Room SR-4*
Thursday,December 4 1:00 pm Room C205

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