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Managing Student Recruitment Agents $

Monday, May 29: 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

The use of student recruitment agents continues to increase in international enrollment. Gain insight into marketing strategies that recognize the role of agents and key countries where an agent strategy can be applied. Case studies from industry experts and the latest research address the critical factors of selection, management, and motivation. Intended for professionals who are considering using or who have recently partnered with agents.

#23 Member $300 | Nonmember $429

A Primer on U.S. Immigration Concepts $

Tuesday, May 30: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of how professionals working with international students and scholars in the United States can best support these individuals. Learn to differentiate between the most common U.S. visa types and examine how international students obtain and maintain their immigration status for the duration of their time in the United States.

#39 Member $300 | Nonmember $429

Recruiting International Students $

Monday, May 29: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

How do you reach your enrollment targets given your own resource limitations? From determining target markets to tailoring your communication strategy, this workshop helps you build strategies and identify resources to plan a recruitment campaign that fits within the realities of your outreach goals and resources. Intended for professionals at U.S.-based institutions who work with international recruitment.

#20 Member $300 | Nonmember $429

Starting and Maintaining Successful Sponsored Student Programs $

Tuesday, May 30: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Working with sponsoring organizations can help broaden a U.S. institution’s diversity and attract quality candidates to meet international enrollment goals. Discuss best practices for establishing a foundation for sponsored students on a U.S. campus and articulate benefits of partnering with a sponsoring organization.

#40 Member $300 | Nonmember $429

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT AND SCHOLAR SERVICES WORKSHOPS

Campus and Community Programming $

Monday, May 29: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Improve your campus and community programming efforts by including theory-based practices, tried-andtrue templates and resources, and strategies for effectively working with volunteers. Enhance your programming initiatives to reach your goals.

#24 Member $355 | Nonmember $482

F-1 Student Advising for Beginners $

Offered twice: Sunday, May 28: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. or Monday, May 29: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Learn how to handle the most common requests made of new U.S. Designated School Officials (DSOs). Topics covered include issuing I-20s, maintaining status, employment, practical training, travel and reentry, and program extensions. SEVIS is discussed in relation to international student advising practices and procedures.

#08 #25 Member $398 | Nonmember $502

F-1 Student Advising: Intermediate $

Offered twice: Sunday, May 28: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. or Monday, May 29: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Discuss the gray areas of F-1 advising and explore the nuances of more complex issues regarding maintenance of status, travel and reentry, employment, practical training, change of status, and reinstatement. Designed for experienced international student advisers.

#09 #26 Member $398 | Nonmember $502

Filing Academic H-1B Petitions $

Monday, May 29: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Through this workshop, participants prepare a sample H-1B petition and gather and examine sources of information, reference sources of authority, determine the required wage rate, prepare forms for submission, and build an inspection file. Consider how to facilitate regulatory compliance and the active integration of international employees.

#27 Member $398 | Nonmember $502

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