Moment for Mindfulness - Wednesdays in April

April 28, 2021, 8:30 a.m. PT Every Wednesday in April 2021
Join us for our weekly 30-minute mindfulness meditations on Wednesday April 7, 14, 21 and 28 at 8:30 a.m. PT! No meditation exprience necessary and all are welcome to join. Only stay on the meeting for as long as you like/need to get some mindfulness! Questions? Please contact the ISSO Program Coordinator, Jessica Crosby. Please RSVP to receIVe the link

H-1B Orientation - April 29, 2021

April 29, 2021, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
All recent H-1B holders at UCSF are required to attend an H-1B orientation session. Here you will learn about how to maintain your legal status, traveling abroad while on an H-1B, how to apply for an H-1B visa stamp at a U.S. Embassy/Consulate and many other things you need to know while living in the U.S. and working at UCSF in H-1B status. Zoom participation link will be sent by your H-1B adviser via Outlook. Hosts: Chris Flores & Matt Loehrer

UCSF-Sponsored Employment Based Permanent Residence Webinar - May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
This session is intended for UCSF departments that sponsor permanent residence applications on behalf of international scholars. Department representatives are encouraged to attend. The session will cover UCSF policies and procedures for UCSF-sponsored permanent residence applications, as well as a general overview of immigration procedures and criteria in the PR process. Students and scholars are also welcome to attend to become better informed of the Permanent Residence options. *Please note...

Self-Sponsorship Options for Permanent Residence Webinar - May 13, 2021

May 13, 2021, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
This session is for international students and scholars who may not be eligible for a UCSF-sponsored permanent residence application. Attorneys will cover materials required to build a strong self-petition PR application. Attorneys will also help give self-petitioners a better understanding of the PR immigration procedure and process. *Please note that this session WILL NOT be recorded. Webinar Registration Link

New Developments in Immigration for International Personnel Webinar - May 14, 2021

May 14, 2021, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
This session is for all members of the UCSF community dealing with immigration-related employment of international personnel.  While there are unquestionably substantial contractions in U.S. immigration and policy, there have also been some new liberalizations related to international healthcare workers coming out of the Administration, federal agencies, and the Congress.

J-1 Visa Orientation - May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Please register for the orientation via this survey.