Find out about educational and cultural workshops for students and members of the UB community.

Curricular Practical Training Workshops

F-1 students who are interested in working off campus to fulfill internship requirements in their major field of study should attend this workshop to learn about Curricular Practical Training (CPT) eligibility requirements and the CPT application process.

Date Time Location
Thursday, September 19 1:00-1:50 pm TBD
Wednesday, October 16 4:00-4:50 pm TBD
Friday, November 15 3:00-3:50 pm TBD
Tuesday, December 3 2:00-2:50 pm TBD

Optional Practical Training Workshops

Are you an F-1 student who is planning to work off-campus after finishing your degree requirements?  Optional Practical Training (OPT) authorization is required for F-1 students to work in the U.S. after graduation/completion of their degree program requirements.  Attend this workshop to learn about OPT eligibility requirements and the application process.

Date Time Location
Wednesday, September 25 1:00-2:20 pm TBD
Tuesday, October 29 3:00-4:20 pm TBD
Monday, November 4 3:30-5:00 pm TBD
Thursday, December 5 2:00-3:20 pm TBD

Post-OPT Employment: H-1B and Other Visa Options

What options are available to allow you to live and work in the U.S. after completion of OPT? How do you decide which works for you? Come learn about non-immigrant and immigrant visa options.

Date Time Location
Friday, November 22 2:00-3:30 pm TBD