At University of the Incarnate Word, they provide students with ample resources to ensure they are prepared for the workforce. Here are some of the activities and workshops that UIW provides for their students.
Own Your Status
Learn EARLY about the tricks of the trade and how to make the most of you F-1 & J-1 Status. Own your status, take control of the next 4 years and stand out in the crowd.
On-campus job search for international students
Learn how to apply for on-campus jobs as an F-1 & J-1 visa holder, understand the benefits, restrictions and options for working on UIW campus.
OPT, CPT & Internships
Learn about OPT, CPT, and Internships. Find out how to make your immigration status work for you. Stay ahead of the crowd.
The International Job Search
Explore how to market yourself and overcome employer stereotypes and discrimination. Expand your employment options in the U.S. and beyond. It’s never too early to prepare.
Life After F-1 & J-1 Status
A Guest Immigration Attorney shares a presentation on work visa, family-based visa options, and life after F-1 or J-1 status. Learn about H1B requirements, NAFTA family-based visa, including marriage to a U.S. citizen & pathways to a green card.
Entrepreneurs, Athletes, & Non-Profits
Learn about how to start your own business on OPT, how to get an athlete visa, and special benefits working for non-profits after graduation.
Making Money in the U.S.
Join a Guest Immigration Attorney as they explore investments, real estate, and other passive income options for international students on an F-1 & J-1 status.
H-E-B School of Business and Administration Networking Reception & Career Fair
UIW hosts over 40 employers specifically looking for students graduating with a degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, MIS, Marketing, Professional Golf Management, Sport Management and many more.
UIW Full-time Job Fair
UIW hosts employers from around the U.S looking to hire UIW graduates.
Resume Review & Mock Interviews
Prepare for the Career Fair by getting resume reviewed by field experts, and practice their interview skills with mock interviews.
Network & Professional Dress
Learn about the importance of networking and dressing professionally from San Antonio career professionals.
Career Services Annual Etiquette Dinner
Join Career Services for dinner with local business owners learn about proper professional etiquette.