As an international student attending the college with a student visa, you have certain rights, responsibilities, and restrictions. Many international students are eager to find employment both to generate income to defray the expenses of college and to gain valuable work experience. The laws surrounding employment opportunities for foreign students are sometimes complex and difficult to understand. The information in this site will begin to help you get a better understanding of your options. More detailed information is available in the Cooperative Education office.
Many international students find campus employment to be a rewarding and convenient employment option. International students are permitted to work on campus for up to 15 hours per week when school is in session and up to full time during breaks and the summer months as long as they maintain full time student status.