Navigating Entrepreneurship as an International Student: Visa and Financing (May 29)


Live webinar event: May 29, 10 AM – 11:30 AM

If you’re an international student wanting to start a business but unsure about your immigration status and its implications, this webinar is for you!

Join Immigration Attorney Dana Bucin and CTSBDC Business Advisor Greg Lewis as they discuss immigration options available to international student entrepreneurs and the resources available to start a business.

This is a 90-minute virtual presentation that will cover important topics such as:

  • US visas: How the system works.
  • Visa options for international students and entrepreneurs.
  • Tips and tactics for navigating employer sponsorships.
  • Advantages and challenges of starting a business while being a student and after graduation.
  • Balancing studying and working in the US.

We welcome your questions during and after the presentation.

This event is free to attend, but registration is required. After registering, please complete the pre-event survey and submit your questions about start-ups and issues related to entrepreneurship as an international student.

You will receive an automatically generated e-mail after registration, including the WebEx and call-in details towards the bottom. We also send a reminder containing the join-in details 24 hrs. in advance of the event. Please note automated e-mails are sometimes re-routed to spam/junk boxes by e-mail providers

Register here