INTERNATIONAL

Events/Webinars

The IESC offers various events and webinars for international students every semester. The events include Concurrent Enrollment and Travel Signature events. In addition, webinars hosted will assist you with any questions you may have regarding CPT, OPT, or immigration guidance. Please check out our upcoming events and webinars down below.

Events

Currently, there are no events scheduled.

Webinars

Spring 2023 Immigration Guidance Webinar table
Spring 2023 Immigration Guidance Webinar
Description Dates

We understand that during these unprecedented times, you may have additional questions about your F1 visa, I-20, travel and more. Please attend one of our immigration advisement webinars and meet with an International Student Advisor. While not all the questions have answers at this time, advisors will do their best to address your concerns with the information available. Please choose a date and complete the form to sign up for one of our Spring 2023 Immigration Guidance for International Students webinars. The webinars will be hosted via ZOOM. Approximately:45 minutes

January 12, 2023 at 1pm PST(PST)
February 1, 2023 at 3pm (PST)

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Webinars table
Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Webinars
Description Dates

The CPT is an authorization to engage in required paid internship, cooperative education, or practicum related to your F-1 student's field of study. The CPT webinar is designed to give you an overview of the CPT application process and to answer any questions regarding CPT. Approximately: 1 hour via Zoom


January 10, 2023 at 10am (PST)
January 16, 2023 at 10am (PST)
February 2, 2023 at 11am (PST)
February 14, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
May 1, 2023 at 11am (PST)
June 9, 2023 at 1:30pm (PST)

Q&A Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (POST-OPT) Webinars table
Q&A Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (POST-OPT) Webinars
Description Dates

In your last semester of your academic program, F-1 students may apply for POST-OPT. It provides an opportunity for you to apply theoretical knowledge gained from your academic program to a practical employment experience after graduation. The webinar is designed to give students an overview of the POST-OPT application process and to answer any questions regarding POST-OPT. Approximately: 1 hour via Zoom


January 13, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
January 18, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
February 6, 2023 at 10am (PST)
February 8, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
February 21, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
March 14, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
March 23, 2023 at 10am (PST)
April 13, 2023 at 11am (PST)
April 18, 2023 at 2pm (PST)
April 27, 2023 at 1pm (PST)
May 2, 2023 at 2:30pm (PST)
May 10, 2023 at 11am (PST)
June 1, 2023 at 10 am (PST)
June 15, 2023 at 10am (PST)

Resume Strategies Workshop with the CSUN Career Center table
Resume Strategies Workshop with the CSUN Career Center
Description Dates

The IESC partners with the CSUN Career Center to introduce students with strategies and tips on how to prepare a resume. Approximately: 1 hour via Zoom

February 16, 2023 at 10am (PST) (Tentative)

Employment Authorization Options for International Students: What You Need to Know Webinars table
Employment Authorization Options for International Students: What You Need to Know Webinars
Description Dates

The webinar will provide you an overview of the different employment and practical training options available for international students and answer any questions regarding employment options. Approximately: 1 hour via Zoom


January 24, 2023 at 11am (PST)
January 25, 2023 at 1:30pm (PST)

Extension of Stay Advisement Webinars table
Extension of Stay Advisement Webinars
Description Dates

The webinar will provide an overview of extension of stay process to help those student that need to extend their I-20 program end date. If you do not need to extend your I-20 because you will be graduating, then we will provide a general overview of your options after graduation. Approximately 1 hour via Zoom.


April 7, 2023 at 10am (PST)
May 3, 2023 at 1:30pm (PST)

Travel and Visa Advisory Webinar table
Travel and Visa Advisory
Description Dates

The webinar will provide students with updates on travel restrictions and F-1 visa advisory. Approximately: 1 hour via Zoom

March 1, 2023 at 1:30pm (PST)

Beyond Graduation Webinar table
Beyond Graduation Webinar
Description Dates

Are you graduating this Fall 2022? IESC advisors help you plan ahead and prepare for Beyond Graduation. In this session, you will learn about your immigration options after you complete your studies at CSUN, learn about ways to stay connected with CSUN Alumni professionals in the U.S. and around the world, and much more. Approximately: 1.5 hours


March 10, 2023 at 2pm (PST)