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Spring 2015 Activities and Events
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    • zeke year of health
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    • spring 2015 isds
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    • quaker days
    • quaker days

The Admissions Office is currently recruiting overnight hosts for the upcoming Quaker Days program. Quaker Days is an overnight experience for admitted students that showcases the breadth of Penn's academic, social, and cultural vitality. The program will run from Mon., April 13 - Wed., April 15.

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Spring 2015 Workshops

ISSS is pleased to offer OPT workshops for F-1 students in two formats:  In-Person and Webinar
Registration is required.

In-Person workshops will take place at ISSS - 3701 Chestnut Street. Please arrive on time. The workshop will begin promptly at the time indicated. You may not be permitted to enter if you are late!

Webinars are online workshops. You will receive a webinar link prior to the workshop.

In-Person Workshops
OPT Webinar

Tues. 1/27: 1:30 - 2:30pm

Wed. 2/11: 1:00 - 2:00pm

Mon. 2/16: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Fri. 3/6: 1:00 - 2:00pm

Thurs. 3/19: 12 - 1pm

Wed. 1/21: 11:30 - 12:30pm

Fri. 2/6: 3:00 - 4:00pm

Tues. 2/10: 2:30 - 3:30pm

Thurs. 2/19: 11am - 12pm

Fri. 2/27: 1:30 - 2:30pm

Tues. 3/17: 4:00-5:00pm

Tues. 4/14: 12:00 - 1:00pm

Students are expected to have a basic understand of OPT.
View information about OPT here


    • summer work authorization webinar
    • summer work authorization webinar

Workshops for Penn Department Administrators

Topic Date / Time

H-1B Workshop

Thurs. 3/5 1-3pm

J-1 Scholar Workshop Wed. 3/18 1-3pm
Overview of Hiring
Foreign Nationals Workshop

Fri. 3/20 1-3pm

Registration Required. These workshops are only for Penn Department Administrators.