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Administrator Workshop - Basics of Inviting and Sponsoring Foreign Nationals  Export Event
Date and Time 
Feb 21 2019 10:00 AM -- 12:00 PM
Location  Student Services Building, 1200 West Harrison Street, Conference Room A

We will review the basic processes for inviting and sponsoring foreign nationals at UIC.  University Payroll and Benefits (UPB) has been invited to co-present on this topic.  Specifically, we will cover:

  • Basic immigration concepts and the government agencies involved
  • Overview of several of the most common immigration statuses at UIC including: B-1, WB, F-1 OPT, J-1, H-1B, O-1, and TN
  • Common UPB onboarding topics, such as payments to WB/B-1 visitors, TCN/ITIN/SSNs, and benefits-eligibility in relation to Substantial Presence
  • Review of current trends and immigration topics

This workshop is open to UIC administrators. To participate, please register online by Tuesday, Feb. 19.