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F-1 STUDENTS and OTHER VISA OPTIONS AFTER GRADUATION
Although F-1 students are eligible for 12 months of Optional
Practical Training[OPT] work permission, many do wish to stay for
several years beyond graduation. This would require a change to
another visa category. One such option is the O-1 visa for persons
of extraordinary ability, which has been nicknamed the artist visa.
The OISS has arranged for an immigration lawyer who specializes in
the O-1 visa for artists [including new media] to conduct a seminar.
This seminar is free but space is limited and advanced sign up is
The seminar is on Wednesday, September 26 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
If you would like to sign up for this seminar, use this link:
If you have questions, please contact Jackie at the OISS at
International Student Advisor
New York University
Office for International Students and Scholars
561 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012 USA
Telephone: (212) 998-4723