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CURRENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

MAINTAINING STATUS

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.

Employment Options

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

Contact Us

Contact Info

Email: iso@fuller.edu
Phone: 626.584.5396
Fax: 626.304.3730

Mailing Address
135 N Oakland Ave
Attn: International Services Office
Pasadena, CA 91182

Team

Matthew Jin
Senior International Student Advisor, PDSO and RO
Korean Language

626.584.5663
chanyangjin@fuller.edu

Hephzibah Purtee
Senior International Student Advisor, DSO and ARO

626.584.5395
hpurtee@fuller.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 8am - 5pm (Pacific Time)
Friday 10am - 5pm (Pacific Time)