Find out about educational and cultural workshops for students and members of the UB community.
This session explains how you are responsible for following US immigration regulations to maintain your visa status. All newly arrived international students, students changing their status to F-1, students who failed to maintain their F-1 status, and those returning to UB after being away for one year or more must watch an Immigration Session.
|Tuesday, August 27||2:00-3:00 pm||O'Brian Hall 212|
|Wednesday, August 28||5:00-6:00 pm||Norton Hall 214|
|Thursday, August 29||11:00 am-12:00 pm||Capen Hall 260|
|Tuesday, September 3||5:00-6:00 pm||O'Brian Hall 209|
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.
|Thursday, September 19||1:00-1:50 pm||O'Brian Hall 212|
|Wednesday, October 16||4:00-4:50 pm||Natural Sciences Complex 216|
|Friday, November 15||3:00-3:50 pm||O'Brian Hall 112|
|Tuesday, December 3||2:00-2:50 pm||Wende Hall 114, South Campus|
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.
|Wednesday, September 25||1:00-2:20 pm||O'Brian Hall 109|
|Tuesday, October 29||3:00-4:20 pm||O'Brian Hall 109|
|Monday, November 4||3:30-5:00 pm||Natural Sciences Complex 216|
|Thursday, December 5||2:00-3:20 pm||Wende Hall 114, South Campus|
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.
|Friday, November 22||2:00-3:30 pm||O'Brian Hall 109|
Are you a J-1 student interested in working on campus or off-campus in your field of study? This workshop will explore two work authorization options for J-1 students, on-campus employment and Academic Training.
This workshop is only for J-1 students who have a DS-2019 issued by UB.
|Wednesday, October 23||3:00-4:00 pm||Talbert Hall 111|