International Students

The Greene Center and our colleagues at the International Services Office (ISO) work together to support international students and alumni of the University of Rochester.  We encourage you to build relationships with people at both of our offices to learn about our services and resources and to understand how your immigration status influences your career search.

Job-Search Strategies for International Students Who Didn’t Win the 2022 H-1B Lottery

In the recent H-1B visa lottery, 483,927 applications were filed for only 85,000 available visas. This means that more than 80 percent of applicants wanting an H-1B visa, which allows internationals to work in the U.S., won’t get one.

To …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Scams that target International students

Recently, ISO and UR’s Department of Public Safety have received multiple reports of students targeted by scammers seeking fraudulent payments and personal information. Please review DPS Guidance on Scams & Fraud for context on common scam strategies and way to …

By Jonathan Bratt
Jonathan Bratt Career Advisor
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How to Search for Internships as an International Student

Are you an international student looking for a summer job or internship in the United States? You might be wondering where to begin or what resources are available. Navigating the job search as an international student is tricky and requires …

By Keisha Barrera ('22)
Keisha Barrera ('22) Peer Career Advisor
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Resources and Tools

Interstride co-founder Nitin Agrawal shares information in this webinar on how to navigate the job search process as an international …

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Career Center Hours PCA Drop-In Hours
Monday 9am – 5pm 12pm - 3pm
Tuesday 9am – 5pm  
Wednesday 9am – 5pm 12pm – 3pm
Thursday 9am – 5pm  
Friday 9am – 5pm 12pm – 4pm

Learn more about 1:1 advising and evening appointments here.

Contact & Location

Phone
(585) 275-2366
Address

4-200 Dewey Hall
500 Wilson Blvd
Rochester, NY 14627

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