Hiring International Students and Resources

Resources for International Students

Are you an international student? The Career Center helps you with all aspects of career development, from career exploration, resume and cover letter writing, to internship and job searching, and more. If you’re planning to search for jobs in the United States, be sure that you understand the requirements for students on F-1 and J-1 visas. Visit the Tufts International Student Center for more information, as changes to these guidelines can occur.

Check out a curated list of Career resources just for you- including the Global Jumbos Network!

Check out Interstride, a tool to enhance the career exploration and job search experience for international students. Along with job listings, real-time hiring trends, employer information, and tailored assessment tests, the portal offers guidance on overcoming cultural differences, becoming a better networker, and making the most out of the international experience.  They presented to Tufts students- watch here: Using Interstride to Launch your career Locally & Globally: A Workshop for International Students

When it comes to hiring for internships, full-time positions, STEM opportunities and long-term roles, Interstride also has this Guide to Hiring International Students that offers a helpful overview from an employer’s viewpoint.

Read the Guide to Hiring International Students

By Kelly Roberts
Kelly Roberts Assistant Director