Connect, explore, engage, and thrive in our Global Spartan community! International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) welcomes all students to join us. Connect globally and locally with international and U.S. students. Explore local culture and share about your own. Engage in opportunities to expand your worldview or develop leadership and intercultural communication skills. Thrive at SJSU knowing you are supported by all of us here at ISSS and our Global Spartan community!
Thursday Tea Time
Every Thursday | 3:00-4:00 p.m. (PT) | Join us!
Our weekly meetup will continue through the winter break (December and January). Come hang out with us, meet new people, relax, and have a good time. Bring your favorite beverage!
Friday, January 22, 2021 | 7:00-8:00 p.m. (PT)
Global Leaders Mindy & Thi are hosting a virtual game night and you're invited! Let's have some fun playing games and getting to know each other. Join Game Night.
International Welcome (Social Mixer)
Thursday, January 28, 2021 | 7:00-8:30 p.m. (PT)
Register for the International Welcome
Come out and meet new friends! Global Leaders Yuki and Riya have some fun games and activities planned so we can get to know each other. We may be virtual this semester, but you can still enjoy making connections with other SJSU students! All students are welcome to join.
Work Visas Made Easy: Practical answers to work visas in the U.S.
Friday, February 26, 2021 | 1:00-2:30 p.m. (PT)
David Gluckman, an experienced immigration attorney who represents companies all over the U.S., processing work visas and green cards for international employees, is presenting a special webinar for SJSU international students. Topics he will discuss include Optional Practical Training (OPT), STEM extensions, H-1B visas (including the new electronic registration process), and other common work-visa options used by U.S. employers to hire international grads. He will also discuss issues regarding permanent-resident green cards for those who may qualify. There will be time for one-on-one questions and answers following the session.
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