Welcome! We're Glad You're Here!

Welcome to all F-1 and J-1 visa holders at Georgia Tech! Our mission is to serve as a resource and advocate for the large and diverse population of international students and scholars at Georgia Tech. We strive to create an environment where international students and scholars are able to make a well-integrated transition to Georgia Tech through diverse cultural, educational and leadership opportunities. Our goal is to be the model in building and maintaining an international community in a campus environment with the aim to create lifelong global leaders.

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TELEPHONE: (404) 894-7475

EMAIL: info@oie.gatech.edu

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Monday through Friday
1:00pm-4:30pm
 
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Upcoming Events

  • Sun Mar 18-21

    OIE Spring Break Trip (Washington D.C)

    Washington DC is the hub for U.S. politics and a great travel destination as the U.S. capital city! OIE will take a group of international students, scholars, and student interns this spring break to visit this wonderful city.

    grad friendly event! add to calendar 2018-03-18T06:30:00-04:00 2018-03-21T07:30:00-04:00 America/New_York OIE Spring Break Trip (Washington D.C) Washington DC is the hub for U.S. politics and a great travel destination as the U.S. capital city! OIE will take a group of international students, scholars, and student interns this spring break to visit this wonderful city. Washington D.C.

    stephanie.mathis@oie.gatech.edu 

  • Thu Mar 29

    J-1 Employment Options

    Learn about your J-1 employment authorization options, such as Academic Training.

    grad friendly event! add to calendar 2018-03-29T11:00:00-04:00 2018-03-29T11:45:00-04:00 America/New_York J-1 Employment Options Learn about your J-1 employment authorization options, such as Academic Training. D.M. Smith, Room 105
  • Thu Apr 12

    F-1 CPT Workshop

    For F-1 students interested in working off-campus before earning their degree using Curricular Practical Training (CPT).

    grad friendly event! add to calendar 2018-04-12T11:00:00-04:00 2018-04-12T11:45:00-04:00 America/New_York F-1 CPT Workshop For F-1 students interested in working off-campus before earning their degree using Curricular Practical Training (CPT). D.M. Smith, Room 105
  • Thu Apr 19

    F-1 OPT Workshop

    For F-1 students interested in working off-campus before and after earning their degree using Optional Practical Training (OPT).

    grad friendly event! add to calendar 2018-04-19T11:00:00-04:00 2018-04-19T11:45:00-04:00 America/New_York F-1 OPT Workshop For F-1 students interested in working off-campus before and after earning their degree using Optional Practical Training (OPT). D.M. Smith, Room 105
  • Wed Apr 25

    International Student Graduation Reception

    Join OIE in celebrating the international graduates of 2018 at the International Student Graduation Reception!

    grad friendly event! add to calendar 2018-04-25T18:00:00-04:00 2018-04-25T19:00:00-04:00 America/New_York International Student Graduation Reception Join OIE in celebrating the international graduates of 2018 at the International Student Graduation Reception! Bill Moore Student Success Center, Presidential Suites A & B
  • Fri Aug 31

    OIE Photo Contest Deadline

    The deadline to apply for the OIE Photo Contest Deadline is August 31st, 2018.

    grad friendly event! add to calendar 2018-08-31T00:00:00-04:00 2018-08-31T00:00:00-04:00 America/New_York OIE Photo Contest Deadline The deadline to apply for the OIE Photo Contest Deadline is August 31st, 2018. Atlanta, GA