International Students

As an international student at the University of Chicago, you have numerous resources to assist you to achieve your professional goals. You may, however, face some additional challenges in securing employment authorization, assimilating to cultural differences, and overcoming language hurdles. CDO can help you figure out this process and assist with your search for employment within the US and internationally.

Get the Information You Need to Navigate the Job and Internship Search

For information on employment status, Work Authorization, Optional Practical Training, additional career resources, and frequently asked questions, please view the Employment Guide for Chicago Harris International Students.

Are You Conducting a Long-Distance Job Search?

Review the Job Hunting from Afar guide to learn more about how to make the most of your job search when far away from your desired job and destination.

For additional information, please visit The Office of International Affairs Employment Resources for International Students page.