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
Monday, February 25 2:00 pm- 2:50 pm O'Brian Hall 109
Thursday, April 18 3:30 pm- 4:20 pm Park Hall 152

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, February 27 2:00 pm- 2:50 pm Capen Hall 240
Friday, March 29 3:00 pm- 3:50 pm Knox Hall 04
Thursday, April 11 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm Capen Hall 107

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, May 3 2:00 pm- 3:30 pm Knox Hall 04