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2012 OISS Newsletters

 

2012 Newsletters

January
2012

  • OISS Student News: Winter Office Hours; Safety Tips; Visit OISS Prior to Traveling; Change of Address

    Question of the Month:
    Can I travel during my OPT?
     
  • OISS News: Important Reminder on Work Authorization for New Hires; Safety Tips;  Health Insurance Reminder; When to Contact OISS Regarding J-1 Scholars; H-1 Petition Processing; Reminder to Departments about H-1B Terminations; February 2012 Visa Bulletin

February
2012

  • OISS Student News: Graduating in May?; OPT Workshop; Tax Workshops; Safety Tips; Visit OISS Prior to Traveling; Peer Transfer; Apply for Graduation;

    Question of the Month:
    When should I apply for OPT?
     
  • OISS News: Free Career Conference for International Students; Health Insurance Reminder; Important Visa Information; Carry Your Immigration Documents When You Travel in the U.S.; You Must Have a Passport That is Not Expired; Reminder to Departments About H-1B Termination; Sponsoring PR for Faculty/Professor; February 2012 Visa Bulletin

March
2012

  • OISS Student News: Spring Break Office Hours; Daylights Savings Time; Free Career Conferece; Graduating in May? Apply for OPT Now; Tax Workshops; Safety Tips; Peer Transfer; Academic Success Center Programs;

    Question of the Month:
    I have changed my address.  Do I need to report that?
     
  • OISS News: Free Career Conference for International Students; Important Health Insurance Reminder; Scholar Orientation Time;  Immigration Attorney to Speak at WSU; Important Visa Information; Reminder about H-1B Terminations; Sponsoring PR for Faculty/Professor; March 2012 Visa Bulletin
     

April
2012

  • OISS Student News: What You Need to Know About the U.S. PR Process; HOLI - Festival of Colors; The Underground Railroad Tour; Peer Transfer; Academic Success Center;

    Question of the Month:
    Do I need special authorization from OISS to be enrolled less than full time during spring/summer if I am a continuing student at WSU?
     
  • OISS News: 25,600 H-1B Cap Fillings Received; Summer Travel:  Traveling Abroad; Important Visa Information; J Regulation Reminder for Departments: Apply for an Extension Priot to the DS-2019 Expiration; Important Health Insurance Reminder; Spondoring PR for Faculty/Professor
     

May
2012

  • OISS Student News: Spring/Summer Office Hours; Safety Tips; Visit OISS Prior to Traveling; Change of Address

    Question of the Month:
    Can I be on CPT during my last semester of study at WSU?
     
  • OISS News: Spring/Summer Office Hours; 46,000 H-1B Cap Filings Received; New Scholar Orientation; OISS on the Road; Important Visa Information; J Regulation Reminder for Departments; Important Health Insurance Reminder; May 2012 Visa Bulletin
     

June
 2012

  • No Newsletter Issued

July
2012

  • No Newsletter Issued

August
2012

  • No Newsletter Issued

September
2012

  •  OISS Student News: Welcome To Wayne State, New Walk-In Advising Hours, Upcoming Events, International Education Week 2012, IRS Modifies the ITIN Process, CBP and USCIS Cease Putting Admission Stamps on Form DS-2019, CBP to Eliminate I-94 Card, Automated Arrival System, Delays Affecting the Social Security and Driver's License Applications

    Question of the Month:
     What is FERPA?
     
  • OISS News: New Scholar Orientation, New Visa Procedures at Indian Consulates, Apply for Extensions Prior to the DS-2019 Expiration, Health Insurance Reminder, Reminder to Departments about H-1B Termination, H-1B Premium Processing, October Visa Bulletin, IRS Modifies the ITIN Process, CBP and USCIS Cease Putting Admission Stamps on Form DS-2019, CBP to Eliminate I-94 Card, Automated Arrival System, Delays Affecting the Social Security and Driver's License Applications, USCIS Indicates that Employers Should Continue to use the "Expired" Form I-9
     
October 2012
  • No Newsletter Issued
November 2012
  • OISS Student News: Extended OISS Advising Hours, OISS Office Closures, National Elections, Upcoming Events, Event Registrations, International Education Week, Filing Income Taxes
November 2012
2nd Edition
  • OISS Student News: OISS Office Closures, Spend Thanksgiving with an American Family, Winter New Student Check-In, Upcoming Workshops and Events, Filing Income Taxes