ACD 517–02: Employment of Nonimmigrant International Students
To outline requirements for the hiring of nonimmigrant international students
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service
Nonimmigrant students holding J-1 and F-1 visas
Students with F-1 or J-1 nonimmigrant status may be employed for a maximum of 20 hours per week during the academic year, and full-time during vacation periods and summer, if:
Sponsored J-1 Students
J-1 students who are not on ASU sponsorship must receive permission from their program sponsor to work on campus.
Social Security Numbers
International students who will be employed by the university must obtain a social security number.
F-1 students obtain permission to work from the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service through the ISO. J-1 students obtain permission to work from the program sponsor. This employment can be full-time.
F-1 students obtain permission from the Immigration and Naturalization Service (through the ISO); J-1 students obtain permission from the program sponsor. This employment is limited to 20 hours per week and is granted only when unforeseen financial hardship can be demonstrated.
For further information, see the Student Services Manual— SSM 304–08, “Employment of Nonimmigrant International Students.”
Additional information regarding the employment of international students may be obtained by contacting the International Student Office in the Student Life Office, located in room B225 of the Student Services Building (telephone: 480/965–7451; mail code 0501).