Employment

  • Employment opportunities and information for international students

    Watch our Job Search Webinar for International Students, featuring guest speakers immigration attorney Art Serratelli and Assistant Director for the IUP Career and Professional Development Office Zac Saeva.

    For F Visa Holders

    Employment and Training for F Visa Holders

    Information for students who want to apply for on- or off-campus jobs, curricular practical training, or optional practical training.

    Related Sites

    Helpful websites about employment and internships for F-1 and J-1 visa holders

    For J Visa Holders

    Employment and Training for J Visa Holders

    Options for on- and off-campus employment and academic training for J visa holders

    Related Sites 

    Helpful websites about employment and internships for F-1 and J-1 visa holders

    Refer to the International Student Job Search Handbook for more information on job searches.

    Social Security Numbers for Visa Holders

    The Social Security Administration now requires all F-1 and J-1 students to supply evidence of employment before being issued a Social Security number. Refer to the Social Security Number page for more information on how to obtain a Social Security number.

    Taxes

    There are three types of income tax returns international students must file: federal, state, and local taxes. Refer to the Taxes page for more information on how to file your taxes.  

  • Job Search Tips for International Students