Immigration Sponsorship Options after OPT

Click here to download the PowerPoint presentation from this information session (in PDF format). This was added after the session was presented on 4/20/2011.

The ISSO will host Sharryn Ross of Ross Silverman LLP, a prominent Boston immigration law firm, for a discussion of options for those who wish to remain in the U.S. to continue employment after their periodof F-1 Optional Practical Training. Students in J-1 status completing a period of Academic Training will also benefit from this session.

This session will introduce participants to the H-1B classification, the H-1B “cap,” alternatives to H-1B (TN, E-3, J-1), lawful permanent residence and more.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

International Students & Scholars Office
888 Commonwealth Ave
1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Pre-registration is not necessary. However, please come a few minutes early as the session is limited to 60 participants.