Events

No matter where you are this fall, the ISSC invites you to join us for an array of both in-person and virtual engagement opportunities. If you have any questions, please email InternationalWelcome@asu.edu

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Pre-OPT or CPT? Eligibility for off-campus work prior to graduation


Session description:  

Are you thinking about applying for an off-campus internship? If so, you will need the appropriate work authorization to maintain your F-1 status. Join us to see which work authorization is best for you.


Date: October 27, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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October 27, 2021 4:30pm to 5:00pm Register here

Basic Interviewing Skills for International Students


Session description:  

Join us to learn more about how to prepare for an interview as international students, what types of questions to prepare, and what you can do to excel your interviews.

 


Date: October 28, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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October 28, 2021 4:00pm to 5:00pm Register here

Basic Networking Skills & How to Get References


Session description:  

Did you know 85% of jobs are obtained through networking? Practice this important skill by crafting a powerful introduction, building your network on LinkedIn and ASU Mentor Network, and conducting informational interviews. Need a professional reference for your next job or internship? Learn how to tap into your network to ask for a reference.

 


Date: November 3, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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November 3, 2021 4:00pm to 5:00pm Register here

STEM OPT Eligibility and Application Process


Session description:  

Join us as we discuss the eligibility requirements and application process of the STEM extension. We will cover the timing of your application, USCIS requirements, Form I-983, Form I-765 and supporting documents. Be sure to bring your questions!


Date: November 3, 2021 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm
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November 3, 2021 5:00pm to 5:30pm Register here

MyUSCIS Overview


Session description:  

Would you like to know what is happening with your OPT or STEM application once it's received by USCIS? Join the ISSC to discuss the benefits of applying for OPT with a MyUSCIS account.


Date: November 4, 2021 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm
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November 4, 2021 5:00pm to 5:30pm Register here

First-Year Global Connections Meeting


Session description:  

Come and learn some tips and tricks to excel academically at ASU. You will get a chance to ask questions and networking with international friends in a more relaxed and fun environment.


Date: November 5, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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November 5, 2021 1:30pm to 2:30pm Register here

STEM OPT Mandatory Reporting


Session description:  

The STEM extension has complex regulations that you must follow to remain in compliance with the terms of your F-1 status. If you have plans for future U.S. non-immigrant benefits such as H-1B, it is imperative that you do not miss any of your reporting deadlines. Let us walk you through maintaining your status while you are authorized for STEM extension.


Date: November 5, 2021 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm
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November 5, 2021 5:00pm to 5:30pm Register here

I-20 Extension Requests


Session description:  

Is your I-20 due to expire soon? Learn the fundamentals of the simple process for extending your I-20 and maintaining your status.


Date: November 10, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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or Student Services Building Amphitheater
November 10, 2021 4:30pm to 5:00pm Register here
or Student Services Building Amphitheater

CPT Application Process


Session description:  

Congratulations! You've found your internship opportunity. Now what?  Let the ISSC show you the steps to request your Curricular Practical Training work authorization.


Date: November 16, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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November 16, 2021 4:30pm to 5:00pm Register here

CPT Application Process for W. P. Carey Students


Session description:  

Join your academic and career advisors at W. P. Carey to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.


Date: November 17, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
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November 17, 2021 1:30pm to 2:00pm Register here

CPT Application Process for The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Students


Session description:  

Join your academic and career advisors at The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.


Date: November 17, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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November 17, 2021 4:30pm to 5:00pm Register here

CPT Application Process for Thunderbird Students


Session description:  

Join your academic and career advisors at the Thunderbird School of Global Management to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.


Date: November 18, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
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November 18, 2021 1:30pm to 2:00pm Register here

CPT Application Process for Herberger Students


Session description:  

Join your academic and career advisors at the Herberger Institute to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.


Date: November 18, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
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November 18, 2021 1:30pm to 2:00pm Register here

CPT Application Process for Fulton Engineering Students


Session description:  

Join your academic and career advisors at the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.


Date: November 19, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
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November 19, 2021 1:30pm to 2:00pm Register here

CPT Application Process for Fulton Engineering Students


Session description:  

Join your academic and career advisors at the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.


Date: November 19, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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or Student Services Building Amphitheater
November 19, 2021 4:30pm to 5:00pm Register here
or Student Services Building Amphitheater

First-Year Global Connections Meeting


Session description:  

Come and celebrate the end of semester with us and reflect on your experiences this semester. We will also share the next semester's engagement opportunities for you.

 


Date: December 3, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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December 3, 2021 1:30pm to 2:30pm Register here