international Services Office
CURRENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
When you entered the U.S. your passport was stamped and you were admitted as an F-1 or J-1 student. You now have a responsibility to maintain your immigration status. All international students are responsible for remaining “in status” by complying with the following regulations and policies.
TRANSITION TIPS FOR ADJUSTING TO LIFE IN PASADENA
What is life like in Pasadena, California? What about banking, schools for children, cell phones, and finding furniture? Find out here.
F-1 visa holders are not allowed to work off campus unless specifically authorized for Curricular Practical Training (CPT) or Optional Practical Training (OPT). The only employment allowed for an F-1 student is a part-time campus job. F-2 dependants are not allowed to obtain employment in any capacity.
TRAVELING AS AN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
Monday-Thursday 8am - 5pm (Pacific Time)
Friday 10am - 5pm (Pacific Time)