International Students

Job Search Resources

SJSU Handshake

Search for jobs and internship opportunities.

  • Register and create a SJSU Handshake account.
  • View this video to learn how to update your OPT/CPT eligibility status on your SJSU Handshake profile.
  • Check it often for on-campus, off-campus, part-time, full-time and internship opportunities.
Job and Internship Search - Webshop and Tools
USA Job & Internship Search Resources
Services, Workshops, and Events

Career Counseling drop-in and appointment times for international students.
Strategies for Landing a Job or Internship in the US: A Workshop for International Students hand-out

On-Campus Resources

International Student Advising

Schedule an appointment, attend a drop-in or workshop to meet with an adviser who is ready to provide guidance and information on work authorization and employment eligibility for international students.


International Students Discussion Group

International students meet weekly to discuss various topics such as culture shock, adjustment and language barriers and homesickness.

International Students Writing Center support

Improve your writing skills and get help from the Writing Center. Schedule a tutoring session, attend a workshop, and/or use their valuable writing resources. Also be sure to refer to online resources and review the "Resources for Multilingual Learners" section.

Career Counseling

Need additional help? Career Counselors are available to help you in your major or career decision, build a stronger resume, prepare for interviews, and more.