Applying to AU
Supporting Academic Success
Visas & Immigration
J-1 Scholars & Student Interns
Transitioning Beyond AU
Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
202-885-3350 Fax: 202-885-3354 firstname.lastname@example.org Butler Pavilion, Room 410
ISSS office walk-in advising hours:
Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services
Students who have received a job offer from a recognized International Organization on the approved list may apply for employment authorization at any time during their F-1 status (including their first semester and vacation periods).
Bring the following documents to ISSS:
ISSS will notify you within 5 business days when your application is ready for you to pick-up with your new I-20 recommending employment authorization.
You will then need to mail your complete application to USCIS within 30 days. A complete application includes:
Send application by Certified Mail, Federal Express, UPS, or any service where you can track the delivery of the package to your local USCIS service center.
Requires 3 - 5 business days for ISSS to process, plus 2 - 3 months for USCIS to process