Immigration/Employment Workshops

Immigration Attorney, Eileen Morrison Presentation

Thurs, Oct. 24 Visa Options For Working In the U.S. After Graduation

6:00 - 8:00pm (20 Washington Place)


Fri, Feb. 19 Visa Options For Working In the U.S. After Graduation

6:00 - 8:00pm (Location TBD)

View Eileen's previous slide show

2019-20 Travel Signature Nights

Bring your I-20 to our event to get it signed for travel

Tues, October 29, CIT

Tues, November 5, MET 

Tues, November 12, 15 West

Tues, April 28, MET 

Tues, May 5, 15 West

Tues, May 12, CIT


2019-20 OPT Application Workshop Series

Please sign-up for our mid-day workshops where we will review the OPT application process together. Spaces are limited. An email will be sent for sign-ups.

Mon, February 17

Wed, February 19

Thurs, February 20

Mon, February 24

Wed, February 26

Thurs, February 27

Mon, March 2

Wed, March 4

Thurs, March 5

Mon, March 9

Wed, March 11

Thurs, March 12

Mon, March 16

Wed, March 18

Thurs, March 19

Carr House, 1st Floor Conference Room

12:00 noon to 1:00PM.

NOTE: Lunch is not provided.

A sign up sheet will be sent by email in early February. You must sign up in order to participate. There is a limit of 10 people per session.


2020 OPT Evening Workshops

all 6:00 to 7:30PM

Wed, January 15, MET A

Wed, January 29, MET A

Note: First day to apply for OPT for June 2020 graduating class is March 2, 2020. 

2019-20 CPT/Internship Important Dates

Are you planning to do an internship in the U.S.? Please join us to learn about applying for CPT Employment Authorization.

Thurs, September 12  Internship Deadline

Last chance to register your fall internship in Artworks

Wed, October 16 Prep To Connect

Career Center

20 Washington Place Auditorium 6:30PM

Wed, October 23  Internship Connect

Career Center

RI Convention Center 4:00PM - 7:00PM

Tue, December 3  Internship Deadline

Last chance to register your winter internship in Artworks

Thurs, February 21 Internship Deadline

Last chance to register your spring internship in Artworks

Wed, February 26 

Design Portfolio Review

RI Convention Center

(OISS will have a table)

Tues, April 22 CPT Info Table

15 West & CIT (Center for Integrative Technologies)

Fine Arts Portfolio Review

RI Convention Center


Wed, May 13  Internship Deadline

Last chance to register your summer internship in Artworks

See RISD Career Center for more information about their events and deadlines

2019-20 STEM OPT

STEM OPT Workshops

& Online Meetings

Eligible students will receive an email invite.

Contact Us:

(Tel) 401.277.4957

(Fax) 401.454.6605

Email Inquiries:


210 Benefit Street, Room 304

Providence, RI 02903

Mailing Address:


2 College Street

Providence, RI 02903


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