Stay Informed and Plan Ahead: Joining the Immigration Attorney to Learn the Ins and Outs of H1B Job Visa and other Post Graduation Employment Options

Workshop | November 2 | 6-8 p.m. | Career Center (2440 Bancroft Way), Blue & Gold Rooms

 Berkeley International Office(BIO)), Career Center

H1B is the principal immigration status available for persons temporarily working in professional level jobs in the US. You should be familiar with H1B regulations and application process early in your career so that you can stay informed and plan ahead! The immigration law attorney from Ware Immigration will explain in details what H1B job visa is, when and how to apply, and factors and special cases you should take into consideration when planning your professional career. Q&A will be included to answer your specific questions. Detailed information includes:

-H1B visa basics: eligibility, application timeline, documents and fee
-The trend and current statistics about H1B cap and lottery
-The roles and obligations of employers in H1B sponsorship
-H Alternatives
-Employers’ Misconceptions about H1B
-Routes to Permanent Residence

International alumni with success stories of securing job offers and H1B sponsorship will also share their experience and insights.

Advanced registration in Handshake is recommended.

 internationaloffice@berkeley.edu