The Office of Personal Career Development is available to assist International Students by providing resources in preparing for appropriate off campus experiences including internships and career related employment opportunities. Students are encouraged to schedule an appointment with a Career Services staff member after reviewing the information on this page and meeting with a member of the International Student Office.
International Students need to familiarize themselves with the International Student Regulations and Reporting Requirements. International Students should also refer to the Student and Alumni Job Seekers page, with its accompanying links.
It is the student's responsibility to comply with all immigration regulations and policies at the University of Dallas which apply to F-1 students, including employment regulations. Working without the proper authorization is a serious violation of a student's F-1 status.
PRIOR TO ACCEPTING ANY EMPLOYMENT IN THE USA, THE STUDENT IS URGED TO CONSULT WITH A UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS DESIGNATED SCHOOL OFFICIAL WHILE ENROLLED.
Immihelp®.com is a tremendous resource for all things "immigration." Job seekers can use the immihelp® searchable database to seek out employers who have historically sponsored H1-B Visa candidates.
All job seekers need a pristine resume which delivers a good summary of professional contributions, achievements, and competencies. Concise, well-crafted communication is key in writing a good resume, and ResumeEdge® has provided free guides for International Candidates to use when drafting resumes and cover letters. The Writing Tips article has a 12-step process to creating the perfect resume.
In order to prepare for the US interview, international students should make an appointment OPCD for a mock interview. A mock interview allows you to practice interviewing with a Personal Career Development professional.