Travel & F1 Visa Workshop
: Interested in traveling home or to Canada over the holidays & winter break? Not sure what documents you need when traveling, or how to apply for your new F1 visa? We will discuss in this workshop about everything you need to know before you travel and the resources available to help you.
Students are encouraged to bring their current UW Bothell I-20 to the workshop to receive the current travel signature from the International Student Advisor.
Internships & Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Workshop
: Interested in doing an internship? Come to our informational session to learn about the employment opportunties you have with your F-1 visa, and how you can apply for Curricular Practical Training (CPT) work authorization to do your internship. ISS will share information to help you through the process, and answer questions.
If you are not able to attend a workshop, students are encouraged to review the CPT information online , and then schedule an appointment to meet with the International Student Advisor (firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop
: Interested to work in the U.S. after graduation? Come to our informational session to learn about how you can apply for OPT work authorization. ISS will share information to help you through the application process, and answer your questions. The OPT Information and Application Packet is online here.
All workshops will be held in UW1-103:
Feb. 19, 2-3pm
Feb 20, 10-11am
Feb 26, 4-5pm
March 1, 2-3pm
April 16, 11-12 noon
April 24, 1-2pm
May 16, 3-4pm
May 22, 3-4pm
The International Student Facilitators will be planning quarterly activities that all international and domestic students at UW Bothell are welcome to join. Check out the ISF Facebook page or contact ISF to join their listserv to stay informed of all upcoming activities!
Previous Activities Have Included....
• Winter Life Snowshoeing Tour in Leavenworth
• Future of Flight - Boeing Tour
• Skagit Valley Tulip Festival & Deception Pass State Park
• Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
• Corn Maze & Pumpkin Farm
• Cooking for College Students
• Tour Seattle
• Bowling at Kenmore Lanes
• Food Lifeline Volunteering
• Ice Skating in Lynnwood
• Snowshoeing in Snoqualmie
• Muddy Boots Tour of UW Bothell Wetlands
• Thanksgiving Dinner with UW Bothell faculty/staff
• Dinner at Zen Garden