International Student Resources

International student? This is your hub for Fulton Schools resources. Can’t find something you need? Let us know.

 

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Ban Faris
Ban.Faris@asu.edu

(480) 727-2628
Senior International Student Advisor

Events

Date & Time
Get Ready for Career Fairs - CPT & OPT Overview (Tempe)

The Fulton Schools is offering a special presentation for international students about CPT and OPT policies and processes to help you prepare for the Engineering Career Fair. The following topics will be covered. You may stay for everything or just the sessions you are interested in.


  • 10:00 AM - Create Your Technical Résumé

  • 10:30 AM - Career Fair Strategies and Career Fair Plus App

  • 11:00 AM - Job Search: Handshake, LinkedIn, Student Orgs and more

  • 11:20 AM – CPT & OPT Overview: Know your School’s and ISSC’s policies, documents and timeline

  • 11:45 AM - Questions & Answers


Monday, August 31, 2021
10 AM - 12 PM
Location: MU 202 Alumni Lounge, Tempe campus
Tempe campus
Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (FURI) Workshop for International Students (Tempe)

What is FURI? The Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (FURI) is designed to enhance your engineering and technical undergraduate curriculum by providing hands-on lab experience.

Why should I do it? Having research experience will add value to your resume and increase your opportunity to find a job.

Join us to explore research opportunities, learn how to get started, get details about participating as an international student.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
2 - 3 PM
ECF 130, Tempe campus
Get Ready for Career Fairs - CPT & OPT Overview (Polytechnic)

The Fulton Schools is offering a special presentation for international students about CPT and OPT policies and processes to help you prepare for the Engineering Career Fair. The following topics will be covered. You may stay for everything or just the sessions you are interested in.


  • 3:00 PM - Create Your Technical Résumé

  • 3:30 PM - Career Fair Strategies and Career Fair Plus App

  • 4:00 PM - Job Search: Handshake, LinkedIn, Student Orgs and more

  • 4:20 PM – CPT & OPT Overview: Know your School’s and ISSC’s policies, documents and timeline

  • 4:45 PM - Questions & Answers


Wednesday, September 8, 2021
3 - 5 PM
SANTN 122
Polytechnic campus
International Sponsored Students, How Can I Help YOU? (Tempe)

Let’s build your checklist together and see where we are and how you can reach your goals! Topics may include CPT/OPT, academic progress, Fulton Difference opportunities, sponsorship questions, and more!
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
1 – 2 PM
ECF 130, Tempe campus
Graduate EPICS Program – Guide to OPT authorization for international student volunteer positions

Have a great idea for a community engineering project? The Graduate EPICS Program gives you an opportunity to develop your idea further by coaching you through the human-centered design process and giving you access to professional mentors to bring your ideas to life. Participating students will have the opportunity to develop their own projects, establish relationships with critical stakeholders for that project, and lead the change that they want to make. Learn where to start to get authorization for post-completion OPT.
Monday, October 4, 2021
3 - 4 PM
ECF 130, Tempe campus
International Students on Track to Graduate? What You Need to Know (Polytechnic Campus)

Reduced Course Load (RCL), sponsor letters, transcripts, immigration status, and more! Bring your questions and join us!
Ask Ban Faris, Senior International Student Advisor (DSO)
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
11 AM - 12 PM
Cooley Ballroom C, Polytechnic campus
International Students on Track to Graduate? What You Need to Know (Tempe Campus)

Reduced Course Load (RCL), sponsor letters, transcripts, immigration status, and more! Bring your questions and join us!
Ask Ban Faris, Senior International Student Advisor (DSO)
Thursday, November 4, 2021
11 AM - 12 PM
ECF 130, Tempe campus
CPT Application Process for Fulton Students

Join your academic/career advisors at the Fulton Schools of Engineering to learn more about your college requirements when applying for CPT.
Friday, November 26, 2021
1:30—2:00 PM – Virtual via Zoom
4:30—5:00 PM in person/hybrid

Resources for your success

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New! International Digital Student Guide video series

Find out everything you’ll need to know about My ASU, Canvas, Zoom and more in English and in Chinese

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This resource includes video recordings of webinars and workshops previously offered during the past year. We hope you find this helpful as you continue to navigate life as an international student at Arizona State University.

I am here to help. Ask me!

Ban Faris

Ban.Faris@asu.edu
(480) 727-2628
Senior International Student Advisor

I am so proud of you for majoring in engineering. I know this program can be challenging, but I am here for you if you need any help or if you have any questions regarding your academic status, immigration status, I-20, or any other questions.

Together we can create a community of successful learners. Communication is our greatest strength, as we hope you are willing to keep it up to help you achieve your goal to earn a degree from the Fulton Schools and Arizona State University.

Please feel free to email me or visit me in the Engineering Academic and Student Affairs Office in the Brickyard building (6th floor, Room 604).

Kae Sawyer

Ban Faris
Senior International Student Advisor

Ban.Faris@asu.edu
(480) 727-2628

I am so proud of you for majoring in engineering. I know this program can be challenging, but I am here for you if you need any help or if you have any questions regarding your academic status, immigration status, I-20, or any other questions.

Together we can create a community of successful learners. Communication is our greatest strength, as we hope you are willing to keep it up to help you achieve your goal to earn a degree from the Fulton Schools and Arizona State University.

Please feel free to email me or visit me in the Engineering Academic and Student Affairs Office in the Brickyard building (6th floor, Room 604).