Resources

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Publications

Publication Description
Driver's License Brochure Provides information about obtaining a driver's license.
Immigration Handbook for FSU Departments Provides information for FSU departments on how to assist F-1 international students.
Orientation Brochure (Summer 2017)

Information about services and activities for students at FSU, including F-1 advising, academic resources, campus recreation, and more.

Social Security Brochure Provides information about applying for a social security number.

Presentations

Presentation Description
Post Graduation Employment Options An overview of the process of changing from student visa status to work visa status and adjusting from work visa status to permanent residency as presented by Immigration Attorney Fuji Whittenburg, at the Center for Global Engagement on February 25, 2017.
How to Market Yourself Presented by Heather Scarboro, Senior Assistant Director, Employer Relations,Florida State University Career Center and Aaron Moser, Claims Manager and Recruiter, Auto-Owners Insurance Competition for jobs is high, so what strategies are you using to stand out from the crowd? How can you make a favorable impression during a job fair? How can you use social media to attract potential employers? Who do you know that may be able to help you obtain a reputable job? This session will provide you practical tips for marketing your skills and making the most of your professional and social networks.
How to Find a Job Presented by Danielle Sebranek, Graduate Assistant, Florida State University Career Center Do you want to gain work or internship experience in the U.S.? This session will teach you strategies for narrowing down your search and will provide you with free resources you can use to locate potential job or internship opportunities.
The Academic Job Search Presented by Amanda Sargent, Assistant Director and Liaison to the Graduate School, Florida State University Career Center
Are you planning to job search and work in academia? Attend this session with FSU Career Center staff to learn how to develop your vitae, know what to expect for your job search, and how to prepare for the interview process. Participants will gain valuable tips and have the opportunity for discussion and to ask questions.
International Student Orientation (Summer 2017)

The Summer 2017 Session A/B New International Student CGE Orientation addressed F-1 immigration advising, F-1 enrollment requirements, academic success, healthcare and insurance, and living in Tallahassee.

Online OPT Workshop

Students that are not able to attend an in-person OPT workshop can review this online presentation. Completion of the OPT workshop is a mandatory requirement for the OPT application.