Information and Resources for International Students

U.S. Employer Expectations
If Americans find job searching overwhelming and difficult here, then it can be even more so as an international student. But, take heart! The subjects you are studying at Thayer—technology, engineering, healthcare and business—are in demand in the United States. To get started, drop by our office (or write us an email) to learn about the best resources, tools, and strategies to ensure that you are set up for success in the United States.

Visas and Sponsorship
Please refer to Dartmouth’s Office of Visa and Immigration Services (OVIS) and the official website for the Department of Homeland Security for the most up to date information.

Employment While a Student
Students enrolled in ENG390 are eligible to apply for Curricular Practical Training (CPT) to meet coursework requirements.


Job Search Strategies

Common Cultural Differences
The list below is a sample of the differences you may encounter throughout the interview process:

Common Questions

General Resources

Resources at Dartmouth