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Oct 5 2022

Basics of Sponsoring UIC Employees

Fall 2022 Administrator Workshop Series

October 5, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Virtual Event - Zoom

During this workshop, OIS advisors will review the basic processes for sponsoring foreign nationals at UIC in various paid appointments across UIC employment categories: Faculty, Postdoc, Staff, clinical, etc.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Basic immigration concepts and the government agencies involved
  • Overview of common employee immigration statuses: F-1 OPT, J-1, H-1B, O-1, and TN
  • Timeline for sponsorship
  • myOIS Check-in and onboarding

This workshop is open to UIC administrators whose work involves recruiting, hiring, and supporting foreign national employees at UIC. Registration is required for participation and the link will be shared via the OIS Administrator Newsletter. Please contact with any questions. This event will be recorded and shared with those that register.


Office of International Services

Date posted

Sep 6, 2022

Date updated

Sep 6, 2022