The main focus of this workshop are the H-1B eligibility requirements, eligible professional occupations, application process, and timing concerns.

If you are considering hiring a person as an H-1B at UC Berkeley, please contact Berkeley International Office at 642-2818 or email us at This workshop does not focus on UC Berkeley internal policies and procedures, but rather on general H-1B information.

Topics covered:

  • Employee eligibility criteria
  • Types of jobs appropriate for H-1B
  • Minimum salary requirements
  • Employer's role
  • Application timing challenges
  • Options for F/J students/scholars


International House, Sproul Rooms

Schedule 2017

  • Wednesday, February 22nd from 10 am-12 noon
  • Wednesday, September 27th from 1-3 pm