International Student Workshop: Employment Options


Oct. 4, 2019, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.


RDMT 112 (Advising Center Computer Lab), Dandini Campus

Description: Employment Options for International Students

In this interactive workshop, presented by the Career and Counseling Centers and International Student Services, you will have a chance to learn about the following:

  • employment options for F-1 students, including on-campus employment and CPT, OPT, and economic hardship
  • special employment issues for F-1 students
  • 8 competencies employers are seeking and how to prepare for a successful transition into the workplace
  • what CareerLink is and how to register
  • the importance of resumes and what employers are looking for on your resume
  • the etiquette of being employed in the United States 
  • understanding an employer's expectations so that you are prepared and can impress on the job

New F-1 international students are required to attend; attendance is optional for continuing F-1 students.