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

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Concurrent Enrollment Event
DescriptionDates

The concurrent enrollment event is designated to provide students with concurrent enrollment permission on the same day of the event. The request must be submitted ONLINE prior but no later than the event date. Please see guide: https://www.csun.edu/sites/default/files/online-concurrent-enrollment-request-form-how-to-guide.pdf

Thursday, April 01, 2021 at 8:30am-11:30am
Wednesday, April 07, 2021 at 1:00pm-4:00pm
Monday, April 19, 2021 at 8:30am-11:30am
Friday, May 07, 2021 at 8:30am-11:30am
Friday, June 04, 2021 at 8:30am-11:30am
Travel Signature Event table
Travel Signature Event
DescriptionDates

The travel signature event is designed to obtain a travel signature on the day of the event. The request must be submitted to prior but no later than the day of the event.

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 1:00pm-4:00pm
Friday, April 23, 2021 at 8:30am-11:30am

Webinars

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Webinars table
Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Webinars
DescriptionDates

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

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 11:00am
Monday, May 17, 2021 at 2:00pm
Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 10:00am
Tuesday, June 08, 2021 at 11:00am
Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 2:00pm
Q&A Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (POST-OPT) Webinars table
Q&A Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (POST-OPT) Webinars
DescriptionDates

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

Friday, February 26, 2021 at 10:30am
Monday, March 08, 2021 at 2:00pm
Friday, March 12, 2021 at 10:00am
Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 1:30pm
Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 10:00am
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 1:30pm
Monday, May 3, 2021 at 10:30am
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 2:00pm
Wednesday, June 02, 2021 at 10:30am
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 10:00am
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 2:00pm
Resume Strategies Workshop with the CSUN Career Center table
Resume Strategies Workshop with the CSUN Career Center
DescriptionDates

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

Friday, March 5th, 2021 at 10am
Employment Opportunities for International Students Webinars table
Employment Opportunities for International Students Webinars
DescriptionDates

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

Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 11am
Friday, April 2, 2021 at 10am
Extension of Stay Advisement Webinars table
Extension of Stay Advisement Webinars
DescriptionDates

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 30, 2021 at 3PM
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Tax Information Webinars
DescriptionDates

The webinar will provide students with a better understanding of the tax information listed on our website. Important note: For any specific tax information and requirement questions, please consult a professional tax preparer that specializes in international tax matters, or for specific questions related to filing your individual taxes. Approximately 1 hour via Zoom.

Monday, March 15, 2021 at 10am

Spring 2021 Immigration Guidance for International Students

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 below to sign up for one of our Spring 2021 Immigration Guidance for International Students webinars. The webinars will be hosted via ZOOM. You will receive an email prior to your session.