H-1B Workshops

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 h1b@berkeley.edu. 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


Due to construction at I-House meetings are at various locations. See location listed for each date.

Schedule 2015

  • Monday, March 16 @ 12 noon, at 247 Cory Hall
  • Monday, April 13 @ 12 noon, at 155 Kroeber Hall

No workshops are offered during the summer months.  Please check here for fall dates in August.