September Birthday Brunch: Donut and Coffee Pick-Up

Thursday, September 30, 2021
Birthday Brunch - Sept

Description: Happy Birthday to international students and scholars with birthdays during the month of September!

Students and scholars with Birthdays during the month of September are invited to stop by the International Center to pick up a donut and coffee during our monthly “Birthday Brunch.” This is a grab-and-go event, so you can stop by in between or on your way to class.

Register: So that we know how many treats to get, please register here if you plan to stop by!


Graduation Cookie Pick-Up

Thursday, April 29, 2021
Graduation Cookie

Description: The International Center invites graduating students to stop by the SAB for a cookie pick-up to celebrate graduation! Staff will be handing out cookies from 2-4pm for this grab-and-go event.  Please practice social distancing and wear a mask when you arrive. 

OPT 101: Preparing to File for Post-Completion OPT

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Description: International Center staff will provide an overview of the process of preparing to file your post-completion OPT application with USCIS including tips on how to avoid common issues. We'll also share information on maintaining F-1 status during pending and approved OPT. OPT topics related to travel, troubleshooting, OPT reporting, health insurance, and abandoning F-1 OPT will be discussed. This workshop is intended for students that have already completed the OPT Online Workshop and are preparing to mail the OPT application to USCIS.

Michigan Tax Webinar

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Representatives from the Michigan Department of the Treasury will explain the State of Michigan tax form to international students and scholars. This webinar is specifically designed for F-1 and J-1 international students and scholars. It will not help permanent residents or U.S. citizens.

Since your Michigan tax form uses information from specific parts of your federal tax form, it is important to prepare your federal tax form before the webinar and have it available so you can follow the webinar.

Travel Signature Sessions

Friday, November 13, 2020

Description: The International Center staff will provide travel signatures for F and J students (and their dependents) who plan to travel internationally or need an updated signature. Students MUST register in advance and only come to the session they are registered for.

Register Here

Please bring the following documents:


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