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Activities and Events

Donate to the Nepali Earthquake Relief Fund

Send donations to SEAMAAC, Inc. 1711 S. Broad Street - Philadelphia, PA 19148 or visit to donate via credit card or PayPal

    • Nepal fundraiser
    • Nepal fundraiser
    • elp translation slam
    • elp translation slam

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


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

J-1 Scholar Workshop Thurs. 4/30 1-3pm

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