IO programs

The International Office provides a series of programming, both regulatory and social, for our international population.  These include:
  • Undergraduate International Student Orientation & International Peer Advisor Program
  • International Graduate Student Orientation & Sidekicks Program
  • J-1 Scholar Orientations
  • H-1B Orientations
  • International Spouse/Family Orientation
  • 'Host an International' for Thanksgiving Dinner and Superbowl Parties
  • Travel Signatures To-Go
  • International Education Week
  • International Spouse/Family Coffee Hour
  • Scholar Happy Hour
  • Spouse/Family Holiday Party
  • Student Employment (OPT/CPT) Workshops
  • Tax Workshops including Glacier Tax Prep
  • Outings to sporting events (Chicago Fire, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs)
  • Collaborative events with CCIS (Community Council on International Students)
  • International Graduate Student Brownbag lunches- First Friday of each month

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Spouse & Family

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