Exciting Updates from the Office of International Students!

October 23, 2017
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Don’t miss out on these great opportunities from the Office of International Students!

Don’t be Misunderstood! Email Etiquette Essentials

Learn the essential issues in email communication in both business and academic settings. Effective strategies, subject headings, closings, deadlines and salutations will be covered upon. Special emphasis will be given to tone, voice (using you/me/we), and consideration of primary and secondary audiences.

This workshop will be lead by American Language Institute master lecturers Eric Roth and Richard Jones.

RSVP today and learn how to craft the perfect email!

  • Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017
  • Time: 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Location: Taper Hall (THH) 101


Visa Options for International Students – Life after OPT

Join Immigration Attorney TL Loke Walsh for a workshop covering topics such as:

H-1B Visas and F-1/H-1B Cap-Gap Relief

Alternatives to the H-1B Visa, including E-3, TN, H-1B1, O-1 Visas

Green Card Options: Diversity Lottery, Family-and Employment-Based Immigration.

  • Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Location: Taper Hall (THH) 101


OPT Applications for Fall 2017 Graduates Now Accepted

All OPT applicants must review the OPT application instructions prior to submitting their OPT I-20 Request to OIS.

Important reminders about OPT:

  • Copy of diploma or transcript from the Registrar’s Office are not required
  • Job offer is not required to apply
  • Processing time is approximately 3 months
  • OIS recommends graduates apply for OPT as soon as possible

There is no expedite process

Published on October 23rd, 2017

Last updated on November 14th, 2018