Spring 2022 Training for UF Faculty and Staff
F-1 International Student Compliance Services provides training regarding F-1 student visa regulations for UF faculty and staff. We discuss how to submit the I-20 request for newly admitted, incoming international students who will attend UF in F-1 visa status, Maintaining F-1 Status, Registration Requirements, and Employment Eligibility and Restrictions.
You may log into http://mytraining.hr.ufl.edu/ to register for the training session. After you log into myTraining, click on Activity Search and type “IMMIGRATION 101: F-1 STUDENT REGULATIONS” in the search field. UF Training will open the registration window two-three weeks prior to the next available session. Currently, the training is held via Zoom. Register at least three business days prior to the session to receive a confirmation email from HR Training, including the Zoom link and course materials.
IMMIGRATION 101: F-1 STUDENT REGULATIONS
1:30 PM EST - 4:30 PM EST via Zoom
Register by 02/24/2022 at http://mytraining.hr.ufl.edu/
In this session, you will gain practical knowledge of immigration requirements and terminology related to assisting F-1 international students in attaining and maintaining legal status in the U.S. You will also develop working knowledge of the assistance and guidance available through the UF International Center.
Specific objectives of the class include:
- Learning important terminology (F1, 1-20, I-94, etc.)
- Reviewing the process of obtaining the I-20 (helping the student get the status needed to be an F-1 student in the U.S.)
- Describing the requirements for maintaining legal status (e.g., enrollment and employment requirements)
- Reviewing the process for getting social security numbers for international students