If Americans find job searching overwhelming and difficult here, then it can be even more so as an international student. Keep in mind, however, that your ability to speak another language, to adapt to a new culture and to juggle competing priorities makes you an asset. To get started, make an appointment with us to learn about the best resources, tools and strategies to ensure you are set up for success in the United States. Log into PriceNet and Request New Appointment for more information. You’ll have full access to our availability through this system. After making the appointment, you can even update your personal calendar with the appointment!
The Office of International Service is the best resource for you to learn what employment looks like as a student at USC. Whether you are on an F-1 or J-1 visa, OIS will provide you with steps to find employment that is right for you.
The list below is a sample of the differences you may encounter throughout the interview process: