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International Student Career Week

Get a jump start on your career in the United States during International Student Career Week! From March 13 - 16, 2017 the Office of International Services and the Office of Career Services will host a series of workshops to help you navigate the process of finding work in the U.S., writing a resume, and transitioning through various visa categories. The week culminates in the All Majors Career Fair on Thursday, March 16. Event details and RSVP information can be found below. Questions can be directed to the Office of International Services at oisactivities@uic.edu or 312.996.3121.


Monday, March 13, 2017

Intro to Finding Work in the U.S.

  • Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center East
    • 750 South Halsted Street
    • Illinois Room

Career Services staff explain what you need to know as you launch your job search in the United States.

If you would like to attend this session, please send an RSVP email to oisactivities@uic.edu


Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Resume Writing Workshop

  • Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center East
    • 750 South Halsted Street
    • Illinois Room

A brief overview of the do's and don'ts of resume writing.

If you would like to attend this session, please send an RSVP email to oisactivities@uic.edu


Wednesday, March 15, 2017

OIS Workshop Series: Life After F-1/J-1

  • Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center East
    • 750 South Halsted Street
    • (Tower) Room 302

Explore the various visa types available after F-1/J-1 including H-1B, O-1, and Legal Permanent Residency.

If you would like to attend this session, please send an RSVP email to oisactivities@uic.edu


Thursday, March 16, 2017

All Majors Career Fair

  • Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center East
    • 750 South Halsted Street
    • Illinois Room

Free career fair exclusively for UIC students and alumni. Appropriate for students of all majors. More information and a list of participating employers can be found on the Career Services website.