Office of International Services

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OIS is a resource center that serves the needs of international students and visiting scholars at USC.

Upcoming Events

Reduced Course Load (RCL)--General Information Session

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) regulations require that international (F-1/J-1) students enroll and complete a full course load each...

4/6 11am
Curricular Practical Training--General Information Session

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) is a type of work authorization that allows F-1 international students to participate in paid off-campus academic...

4/7 11am
Optional Practical Training--General Information Session

Post-completion OPT is a type of work authorization for F-1 students who are completing a bachelor’s or graduate degree in the US. Its purpose is to provide...

4/8 11am
OPT: How to Complete the Form I-765

Are you ready to file your OPT application but still have questions about the Form I-765? Join us for this Zoom session for step-by-step guidance from an OIS...

4/8 3pm
Travel FAQ with USC Office of International Services

Unsure about your travel plans? Join us for a Zoom session that addresses frequently asked questions. Join Zoom...

4/10 2pm

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