Workshop Presentations & Training Materials

Students at check-in table

Supporting International Students:
A Half-Day Workshop for UCSB Administrators, Faculty, and Staff

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
UCen State Street Room
(note new location!)
No RSVP is required to attend this free workshop.

[Download Event Flyer]

The UCSB Office of International Students & Scholars invites you to learn about changes in immigration, campus policy, and culture that may change the way you interact with the growing UCSB community of international students and scholars. Coffee and refreshments served.

Director’s Welcome Simran Singh, Director, OISS

UCSB’s International Community by the Numbers Simran Singh, OISS

Preparing International Students for Campus  Chryss Yost, OISS

Communicating with International Students & Scholars Mindy Colin, Instructional Development

Q & A with OISS Staff

Break-Out Sessions

  • Hosting J-1 Visitors 101: Martha Ledesma and Jason Hopkins, OISS
  • Hiring International Students: Nicole Morgan and Nancy Doan, OISS
  • Introductions to H 1-B Hiring and Timing: Tanya Plant and Kayleen McDonald, OISS



Downloadable Presentations

September 9, 2015: Supporting International Students Workshop

UCSB's International Community by the Numbers

Hosting J-1 Exchange Visitors 101

Hiring International Students (UPDATED 12/07/2016)
- Link to W-4NR