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We hope you can join the International Students and Scholars Center at Arizona State University for these engaging events. Take a look at what’s happening Jan. 12 through Jan. 19. The events are listed in Arizona time, but you are encouraged to attend no matter where you’re located. For all Zoom events, you are required to register using your ASU email address.

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We want to make sure you’re connected to resources and your community. Be sure to check out our kick-off events and learn more about how you can get connected. We’re excited you are here and ready to help.


Learn Arizona: Home Supplies Shopping
Thursday, Jan. 11
1:30–4:30 p.m.
Locations vary.

Join us for an exciting event made specifically for international students who have just arrived in sunny Arizona! We're organizing special shopping trips to Target, Walmart, and other large stores, where you can find everything you need to settle into your new home as well as stores for clothing, electronics, and much more. Discover the wide range of products, from kitchen essentials to dorm room decorations, all in one convenient location. Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to meet fellow students, explore large USA stores, and kick-start your Arizona adventure!

At this event, you will have the opportunity to pick which store you would like to go to out of the local stores around Tempe Campus.This will help you learn more about your surroundings and get food for your first week at ASU. This event is only for first year undergraduate and graduate students. Spots are limited.


Global Career Resources - Navigating Success
Friday, Jan. 12
11 a.m.–1 p.m.
SSV Amphitheater, Tempe Campus.

This event will provide all students with valuable global career guidance and resources to help you succeed in the workplace. An opportunity not to be missed, join us and start your career journey!


ISSC Volunteer Meeting
Tuesday, Jan. 16
4–5 p.m.
SSV Amphitheater, Tempe Campus.

Are you interested in learning more about volunteering at the ISSC? Come to our informational session about what it means to be an ISSC volunteer, expectations, possible activities, and why it can be good for you!


New Indian Students Welcome
Tuesday, Jan. 16
4–7 p.m.
Arizona Ballroom, Memorial Union, Tempe Campus.

This is a special welcoming event for international students, designed to help you better integrate into your new academic and social environment. This event will be a fun and interactive opportunity for you to meet new people, learn about school resources, and start your study abroad journey.


GPPA: Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
Wednesday, Jan. 17
2–4 p.m.
SSV Amphitheater, Tempe Campus.

Whether you're hoping to create your first resume or make updates to your application materials, this session will give you the tools to draft a quality resume and cover letter. Open to all international students. Please bring a laptop if you have one. We hope to see you there!


Get Ready for the Career Fair - CPT & OPT Overview
Thursday, Jan. 18
2–4 p.m.
Cooley Ballroom, Student Union, Polytechnic Campus.

Preparing for a career fair means you should know about CPT and OPT. CPT allows work experience while studying, and OPT offers work opportunities after graduation. Understanding the application process and eligibility criteria for these programs is crucial for international students to maximize their career-fair experience and secure future job prospects in the United States.


Immigration Series: Requesting a Social Security Number
Thursday, Jan. 18
4–4:30 p.m.
Join via Zoom.

Did you land a new job or internship? If you do not have one already, you will need to apply for a social security number. Join us to learn about the regulations and process for requesting a social security number!


We hope to see you at one of these workshops or events.