Employment Options for International Students

F-1 and J-1 students are subject to many immigration restrictions related to employment. Working without proper authorization, even for one day, can have serious consequences with regard to your legal status in the U.S.

Please note that Thanksgiving week is part of the academic fall quarter, and all policies and limits regarding on-campus and off-campus employment as well as assistantship appointments remain in effect during this time.

On-Campus Employment (for F-1 & J-1 students)

Off-Campus Employment

right arrowCurricular Practical Training (F-1 students only)

right arrowOptional Practical Training (F-1 students only)

right arrowAcademic Training (J-1 students only)

right arrowEconomic Hardship (for F-1 & J-1 students)

right arrowInternship with an International Organization (F-1 students only)

Volunteering and Unpaid Internships for F-1 and J-1 students prior to Graduation

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