International Student & Scholar Workshops

January

  • Thursday, January 18th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.
  • Friday, January 19th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.

 

February

  • Thursday, February 8th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.
  • Friday, February 9th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.
  • Tuesday, February 20th@ 5:00 p.m. - H-1B Workshop
    • Come learn about the H-1B application process from an employee perspective including eligibility requirements, eligible occupations and timing concerns. Permanent Residency will also be discussed.
  • Tuesday, February 27th @ 5:30 p.m. – Tax Workshop – Hankamer 260
    • ISSS staff will present information about completing tax forms and how to use the SPRINTAX tax preparation software.

 

March

  • Tuesday, March 13th @ 5:30 p.m. – Tax Workshop – Hankamer 260
    • ISSS staff will present information about completing tax forms and how to use the SPRINTAX tax preparation software.
  • Thursday, March 15th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.
  • Friday, March 16th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.
  • late March - TBA - CPD Workshop
    • Come learn about the job search process, including interview and resume tips from Baylor’s Career and Professional Development office.

 

April

  • Thursday, April 12th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.
  • Friday, April 13th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.

 

May

  • Tuesday, May 8th @ 3:30 p.m. – OPT Workshop
    • Learn about the process to apply for Optional Practical Training, as well as employment considerations and reporting requirements. Note: As of the Spring 2018 semester, attendance at an OPT Workshop is mandatory for all students applying to OPT.

*Please note that all OPT Workshop are in Hankamer 260.*