F-1 Students in post-completion OPT status who are the beneficiaries of an H-1B peition and a request to change status to H-1B should exercise extreme caution when considering travel outside the U.S.
Traveling abroad during this time can pose significant risks that may interfere with the processing of your H-1B petition. It is very important that you consult with your employer and/or immigration attorney regarding any travel abroad during this time.
If you cannot postpone travel until af
If you will be traveling outside the U.S. and the signature on page 3 of your I-20 form or in the lower right corner of your DS-2019 form will expire (signatures are valid for 12 months) be sure to have your I-20/DS-2019 signed by an advisor at the Davis International Center before you leave the U.S. You may stop by the Davis IC during business hours to obtain a travel signature on the spot. However, in some instances in which it is necessary to print another I-20, the process may re
PLEASE NOTE: The Davis IC cannot answer storage-related questions. Facilities provides this service. Below summer storage options for undergraduate international students is available on the Facilities website.
International Students: (determined on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis)
· Storage location: Fisher Hall basement, Whitman College
· What’s allowed: Two boxes (24" x 24" x
1. We hold a regular DACA legal seminar each semester in which DACA students can ask questions about DACA related legal issues. This semester, it was held on Monday, April 6 and presented by guest speaker, Attorney Dan Berger who discussed general DACA issues including DACA renewals and travel abroad. Students interested in Studying Abroad learned about the requirements for applying for Adviance Parole. You can find out more information about D
For Internationally-Minded LGBTQA students (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Allied)
Home Away From Home is a dinner gathering for international, and internationally minded, LGBTQA students. Whether you just moved to Princeton or identify as an international student, join us for dialogue about cultural differences as LGBTQA students.
For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
TAX FILING Season is upon us! If you earned income during the calendar year 2014, you are required to file income tax forms to the Internal Revenue Service under the same tax laws that U.S. Citizens must follow. The tax filing deadline is April 15, 2015. Note that DACA-mented individuals are not subject to the tax penalty under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). You can find tax-filing guidance for DACA-mented students in the following resources:
“Make Your Voice Heard” gives members of the campus community the opportunity to comment on any issues related to diversity and inclusion, including concerns, ideas, or personal stories. It allows for anonymous input. We encourage international students and scholars to take advantage of this opportunity to let the University know your experiences as an important member of our campus diversity. The “Make Your Voice Heard” page can be accessed here: