OPT Workshops and Webinars

ISSS offers OPT Workshops for F-1 Students in two formats - In-person and Webinar. 

An understanding of OPT is expected before you attend a workshop or webinar. Please visit our website to learn more about OPT

http://global.upenn.edu/isss/opt



OPT In-Person Workshops

This engaging workshop will discuss pre- and post-completion Optional Practical Training, as well as the Do's and Don'ts of OPT!

* Registration required. Space is limited.

·        Tuesday, October 24, 11:00am – 12:00pm, Perry World House, World Forum  REGISTER HERE

·        Thursday, November 9, 3:30 – 4:30pm, Perry World House, World Forum REGISTER HERE


OPT Webinars

This online webinar will discuss pre- and post-completion Optional Practical Training options. There will be time for Q&A.

*Webinars are live online workshops - the webinar link will be sent upon registration.

·        Friday, September 29, 1:00 – 2:00pm REGISTER HERE

·        Monday, October 2, 2:00 – 3:00pm  REGISTER HERE

·        Thursday, October 12, 11:30am – 12:30pm REGISTER HERE

·        Friday, November 17, 2:00 – 3:00pm REGISTER HERE


 

Did you miss an OPT workshop or webinar? A video of the first webinar will be posted after it takes place.
Please note: It you have difficulty viewing the webinar, please ensure you have the lastest version of Adobe Flash Player. Also, it may be helpful to view it in an Internet Explorer web browser.

Workshops and webinars for Penn Department Administrators

Please Note: The following workshops and webinars are only for Penn department administrators.

Online Webinars for Department Administrators

Overview of Hiring Foreign Nationals

  • Upcoming dates to be announced

View a past presentation for the Overview of Hiring Foreign Nationals webinar


H-1B Webinar

  • Upcoming dates to be announced

J-1 Scholar Webinar

  • Upcoming dates to be announced



 

In-Person Workshops for Department Administrators

H-1B Workshop

  • Upcoming dates to be announced

J-1 Scholar Workshop 

  • Upcoming dates to be announced

Overview of Hiring Foreign Nationals

  • Upcoming dates to be announced