How to Talk about Your Work Status as an International Student

May 19, 2020

Be an expert on your work authorization options. Don’t expect that your employer will understand how the hiring process works for international students. There are a lot of misconceptions about the process which may lead some employers to be wary of hiring international students. You need to be the expert...

Career Services- Open Virtually!

March 19, 2020

Career Services is open (Monday–Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) for virtual engagement using Zoom, phone, or Live Chat. More information can be found on our website . Students and alum can schedule a zoom or phone appointment with a career advisor . Students can participate in Virtual Drop-Ins: This...

Interviewing Tips for International Students

Nov. 1, 2019

U.S. Cultural Norms It’s helpful to be aware of the cultural norms for interviewing in the United States as an international student. Keep these cultural norms in mind when preparing for an interview. If it is not culturally appropriate for you to shake hands with a person of another gender,...

Employer's Guide to Hiring International Students

Sept. 19, 2019

Career Services and International Student & Scholar Services recently published a helpful resource for international students pursuing employment in the United States. The Employer's Guide to Hiring International Students is intended to inform U.S. employers about: International students’ F-1 and J-1 work authorization options The ease of procedures and costs...

Pursuing an Internship as an International Student

Aug. 15, 2019

Internships in the United States can offer international students invaluable experience to expand their professional network and advance their careers. The process of obtaining one can feel daunting when you are also adjusting to life in the U.S. and pursuing your academic goals. Review expert tips for making the process...