International Enrollment Management
WS40 - Introduction to U.S. Immigration Concepts for Educators
Tuesday, May 31
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: CCC, 402
Member Fee: $300.00 | Non-member Fee: $429.00
This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of how professionals working with international students and scholars in the United States can best support these individuals. Learn to differentiate between the most common U.S. visa types, and examine how international students obtain and maintain their immigration status for the duration of their time in the United States. Following this workshop, participants receive a NAFSA Core Education Program Certificate of Completion.
- Identify various visa types most seen on U.S. campuses
- Explain how nonimmigrant students obtain a U.S. immigration status
- Describe key issues in relation to maintaining nonimmigrant status in the U.S.
- Relate basic immigration concepts to own professional responsibilities
Senior Director, Division of Student Success
Director of International Student Advising
Green River College
Advisor to International Students & Scholars