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Monthly Visa Presentations

Please join us for our Monthly Visa Presentations which will take place every third Tuesday of the month from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.  At each presentation, we will highlight a specific topic.  However, please feel free to come and ask questions about other visa categories such as F-1, J-1, H-1B, B-1, etc.  For more information, please contact Irina Aris at


September 20, 2016
Topic: J-1 Research Scholar Policy Changes and Updated DS-2019 Request Forms


September 19, 2014
Topic: H-1B Request Process, Changes in H-1B Request Forms and General Discussion

October 17, 2014
Topic: September Presentation Recap and Discussion on Policy Developments for International Volunteers, Visitors, and Observers

November 21, 2014
Topic: J-1 Exchange Visitor Regulations Update and Other Upcoming J-1 Exchange Visitor Program Updates

January 16, 2015
Topic: Recap of Recent J-1 and H-1B Changes (Regulations, Fees, etc.)

February 20, 2015
Topic: F-1/J-1 International Students

March 27, 2015
Topic: Deemed Export Controls, Presentation by Larry Dodson, Export Controls Officer

April 17, 2015
Topic: Recap of Recent Changes with Inbound Programs (J-1, H-1B, F-1, Visitors, Deemed Export, etc.)/General Discussion of Current Processes

October 13, 2015
Topic: Overview of Recent Changes to OIP's Outbound and Inbound Programs 

November 10, 2015
Topic: Discussion about Proposed J-1 Process and Policy Updates

December 8, 2015
Topic: Visa Updates and Overview of Conrad 30, LPR, and H-1B

January 12, 2016
Topic: General Updates and Overview of J-1 Visa Processes

February 9, 2016
Topic: General Updates and Overview of F-1 OPT, F-1 STEM OPT, and EAD

March 8, 2016
Topic: General Updates on Travel Registration, Conrad 30, H-1B Processing Times, and EAD cards

April 12, 2016
Topic: International Individualized Research Learning Program (Volunteers) and New F-1 STEM OPT Extension Rule

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Last modified: Aug 25, 2018