International Graduate Students

Discover resources, programming, and career education content specifically designed for international graduate students. Connect with employment opportunities and the international graduate student career community.

  • Introduction to Services for International Graduate Students

Employment Authorization and Information

Employment Options for F-1

Immigration Regulation and Maintaining Status

  • Stay Informed – Latest information as it pertains to international grad students here at UT

Campus Community

Graduate Student Communities and Organizations



Interstride is a comprehensive and interactive career platform specifically designed for international students. This free tool provides robust visa insight data, career research tools and media, and customized self-assessments.

Professional Networking and Job Search Tools

Learn more about resources and helpful tools to build professional connections on our Networking page.

Job Search Tools

Use our Job Search Tools to learn more about finding internships and jobs on and off campus.



Job Search for International Graduate Students Workshop

This workshop is designed to help international graduate students prepare and create a job search strategy for finding and applying for positions in the US job market.

  • Part I: Hiring Process in the U.S

  • Part II: Researching

  • Part III: Networking

  • Part IV: Communication

  • Part V: Employment Authorization Information

  • Slides

International Graduate Career Advising

Olga Koutseridi has 11 years of experience working in higher education at multiple institutions across the country. Her previous roles at the University of Texas at Austin include Graduate Program Coordinator and Academic Advising in the College of Liberal Arts. She received her MA from the Classics Department at UT. Her specialization is in advising international graduate students and helping graduate students design and implement individualized development plans to make the most of their time at UT. She has first-hand experience navigating the process of immigration during her time as a PhD at UT. Olga is passionate about helping graduate students find their career paths of choice and build their own professional voices. She is committed to connecting graduate students to innovative strategies and resources aimed at preparing them for achieving their individualized professional goals.

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

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