International Student Resources
The Hart Career Center staff is committed to international students’ personal growth
and professional success. Review the alumni profiles and online resources below,
take advantage of our services and programming, and feel free to schedule an appointment with one of our caring staff members.
Stop in the Career Center resource library today to examine new books focusing on
topics you care about.
3 Steps to Your Job in the USA: Go from F-1 to H-1B (3
edition) by Steven Steinfeld
LinkedIn for International Students by Steven Steinfeld
Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding a Job in the United States
edition) by Dan Beaudry
The International Advantage: Get Noticed. Get Hired! By Marcelo Barros
International Student Alumni Profiles
Review alumni experiences and advice tailored to your unique needs.
Teodora (Teddy) Petrova
Going Global Career and Employment Resources
Worldwide job/internship listings, country-specific career information, work permit/visa
regulations, cultural/interviewing advice, and more.
Illinois Wesleyan University Alumni and Students
Join this LinkedIn group to network with IWU alumni and current students.
Illinois Wesleyan University International Students and Alumni
Join this LinkedIn group to network with fellow IWU international students and alumni.
10 Job Search Tips for International Students
A Vault.com article featuring advice from international student career expert Marcelo
Top 100 H1B Visa Sponsors in 2018.
Review international job vacancies, cultural etiquette, and more in this global portal
Fortune Global 500
The ultimate score card for big businesses around the world; helpful for conducting
research into specific industries and/or companies.
U.S. Department of Labor
Review Frequently Asked Questions about hiring international candidates from both
the employer and employee perspective.
U.S. Department of Labor Foreign Labor Recruiter List
Protect yourself against fraudulent recruiting schemes by verifying whether a recruiter
has a legitimate H-2B job opportunity.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Explore your employment and immigration options based on your current status and goals.
Nonprofit international exchange organization focused on providing a professional
experience. Find J-1 internship, trainee, and teacher exchanges.
InternationalStudent.com Job and Career Center
View country work guides and information on resume writing and preparing for interviews.
Explore internships, careers, and graduate schools overseas.
CNN Money Cost of Living Calculator
Find out how a salary in one part of the United States compares to another, factoring
in the cost of utilities, housing, etc.
Institute of International Education
Find international student scholarships, fellowships, and grants.
World Business Culture
Learn more about a specific culture as well as differences that exist across cultures.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Self-Check
Verify your eligibility to work in the U.S.
Global Talent Retention Initiative of Michigan
An organization dedicated to strengthening and diversifying Michigan's workforce with
talented professionals from around the world.
“When in the Hiring Process do I Reveal that I’m an International Student?”
An educational article written by the Assistant Dean for International Student Services
at Boston College.