Contact Us

202-885-3350

Fax: 202-885-3354

isss@american.edu

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.

Contact:
Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Butler Pavilion, Room 410

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs 4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041 United States

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Transitioning Beyond AU Re-Entry Program

This unique program aims to prepare graduating international students for the transition to employment in the U.S. or abroad.

You will learn helpful strategies to leverage your international advantage in your social and professional life. Designed as a day-long program by ISSS with student feedback and helpful contributions by an AU career advisor, psychologist, and faculty member.

Scheduled Sessions


  1. Optional Practical Training (OPT) Session
  2. H1-B Visa Session (led by an immigration attorney)
  3. Leveraging Your International Advantage
  4. Alumni Panel and Networking

Registration

The next Transitioning Beyond AU will take place on February 10, 2018. Registration will be available in January.

Local Alumni Network

Alumni from the DC area share their stories and helpful tips. 

Learn about alumni

Students listening to workshop presentation.

Workshop Preps International Students for Return Home

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74 percent of graduating international students have concerns about finding jobs

Source: ISSS

43 percent of international students have concerns about cultural transition and adjustment after long absences from home

Source: ISSS