Let's Talk about Your Immigration Status: Spring 2024 Presentation for F-1 Students
In this recorded presentation, incoming initial and transfer students on F-1 visas can learn about important immigration documents, maintaining your status, employment, travel and how to get involved in ISSS programs and events.
Note: The information presented here was accurate as of January 16, 2024. Check our website for frequent updates.
Get Your New Student I-20 Webinar: A Session on the I-20 Issuance and Visa Process
In this webinar incoming initial and transfer students learned about the I-20 issuance and visa process and had theirquestions answered live. Our team discussed the following topics: the I-20 issuance timeline, which forms to fill out on ISSS Link, acceptable and unacceptable financial documents, paying the I-901 fee, applying for a visa, when to defer or cancel admission, new student check-in and more!
Note: The information presented here was accurate as of May 4, 2023. Check our website for frequent updates.
Housing Matters: Pre-Arrival Webinar with Off-Campus Partners
This Off-Campus Housing webinar was held on May 25, 2023. The recording and slide deck are availabe now!
Immigration Matters Session for New International Students
This Immigration webinar was held on June 15, 2023. The recording is available now!
Note: The information presented here was accurate as of June 15, 2023. Check our website for frequent updates.
What You Really Need to Know: A Student Panel Webinar for Incoming International Students
Do you want to hear advice from international students who were once new to Emory and the US? Watch the recording of this webinar to hear real stories and expriences. They discuss what to pack (and not pack), how to get involved on campus, what to expect and more!
Note: This information was accurate as of the recording on June 22, 2023.
Health Matters: A Webinar for Incoming International Students
In this webinar, Emory experts shared information about Emory's health services, Emory University Student Health Insurance, and imminuzation requirements. They also discussed some aspects of health care in the US that may be different from what international students are used to experiencing. We hope you find this recording helpful.
Note: The information presented was accurate as of the day of the recording on July 6, 2023.
Safety Matters: A Webinar for Incoming International Students with the Emory Police
The Emory Police Department shared important tips for staying safe on and off campus in this webinar. We hope you find the recording of this webinar and the slide deck helpful.
Note: The information presented was accurate as of the day of the recording on July 13, 2023. Check out the EPD website, police.emory.edu, for more information.
Information Session for International Parents and Families
ISSS and campus partners across campus offered an information session for parents and families of incoming international students on July 27 and 28 in English, Korean and Mandarin. Topics included Atlanta and Oxford campus overviews, academic resources, support services, safety, health and immunizations, orientations, contact info, helpful websites and more. This information as accurate at the time of the recording on July 27 and 28, 2023.
In English with the slide deck here.
In Korean with the slide deck here.
In Mandarin with the slide deck here.
Understanding Gender Identity and Pronouns
Emory University's International Student and Scholar Services was honored to have Dr. Donna Troka from Center for Faculty Development and Excellence present "Understanding Gender Identity and Pronouns."
March 21, 2022
Understanding U.S. Workplace Etiquette & Interview Preparation
ISSS offered this first virtual workshop of a two-part series called “Invest in Yourself!” “Understanding US Workplace Etiquette & Interview Preparation” on March 31, 2022. The content was designed to help you prepare for professional life in the United States during an internship and/or a career after graduation. You will learn how to create a culturally acceptable US résumé, how to dress for interviews, tips for understanding US cultural values and communication styles and more!
Navigating the Global Job Search
ISSS offered this first virtual workshop of a two-part series called “Invest in Yourself!” “Understanding US Workplace Etiquette & Interview Preparation” on April 22, 2022. The recording is available now!
Cultural Humility in the Work Environment
ISSS and the RSPH Office of Career Development offered this workshop on the meaning, importance and practice of Cultural Humility in the Work Environment.
The recording and slide deck are availabe now!
International Student Welcome with Special Guest President Fenves
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Immigration Info Sessions
The US government has issued special guidance for international students for the 2021-2022 academic year. ISSS is analyzing the guidance and will share updates as we receive them. In the meantime, we invite you to view the recording of a recent ISSS information session for international students to discuss the recent guidance. Below you will find sessions for new international students and returning international students.
Working in the US: The American Office and Professional Culture
Windows to the World: Africa
Lunar New Year Celebration
Windows to the World: Japan
Avoiding Scams: presented by Emory Police Department and ISSS
Culture and Conversation: Slang and Idioms
Career Planning in Times of Uncertainty: A Webinar for International Students
Career Search Resources: A Webinar for International Students