Seminars & Workshops
The International Students & Scholars Office will be offering workshops and seminars on a variety of subjects related to the international student and/or scholar.
Practical Training Info Session:
This session will review all forms of practical training that international students can engage in, Curricular Practical Training (CPT) and 'pre-completion optional practical training' (OPT) - however - the focus will be on 'post-completion' optional practical training to use after completion of your program.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, Ocotber 31, 2013 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Career & International Services Conference Room - 2307
Please sign up by going to the Front Desk in Career & International Services OR email me. (Note - I must have at least two attendees to run the session)
Topics to Cover:
- What is Practical Training?
- What types of Practical Training are there?
- Internship authorizations - do I apply for CPT or OPT?
- New post-completion regulation for 'post-completion' OPT?
- Unemployment on OPT
- STEM Extension
- Cap-Gap Extension
- How/when to apply
- Travel while on OPT
- Your responsibilities while on OPT
GLACIER Tax Prep - software for the international student and scholar who are considered 'non-residents' for tax purposes will be able to use to file theirfederal tax return.
You must sign up to attend - this is due to limited space. You can sign up at the front desk of Career & International Services or email me -
WHEN: To be scheduled Spring 2014
HOW: Please sign up to save a seat! Please be sure to indicate which date!)
During this workshop we will briefly review the US Tax System - this will be a short presentation. Then you will have the remainder of time to use Glacier Tax Prep to complete your US Federal Tax return. Please bring ALL materials with you to be able to compmlete your return during this time.
REMINDER - you need the following items BEFORE you log into GLACIER Tax Prep:
- Form I-20/DS-2019
- Social Security Number or Tax Identification Number (only if you have been assigned one - otherwise paperwork will be completed to apply for an ITIN)
- Forms W-2, 1042-S and/or 1099 (IF you received any)