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Seminars & Workshops

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The International Students & Scholars Office will be offering workshops and seminars on a variety of subjects related to the international student and/or scholar. 

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Optional Practical Training Info Session:

This session will briefly 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.

WHEN:

Go to Knightlink to view dates & times for these sessions. RSVP is required.

WHERE:

Career & International Services Conference Room - 2307 ERC

HOW:
Go to Knightlink to sign up for these info session - (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?
  • 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

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Sprintax - tax preparation software for the international student and scholar who are considered 'non-residents' for tax purposes will be able to use to file their federal tax return. 

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