Academic Training

Academic Training is work related to your field of study and may be paid or unpaid. You may be authorized to participate in Academic Training during your studies or commencing not later than 30 days after completion of studies. Employment for Academic Training has an overall limit of 18 months, which includes training both before and after completion of studies. However, the total training period may not exceed the amount of time spent in the full course of study. All Academic Training is counted as full-time, even if employment is on a part-time basis.

To apply for Academic Training you must obtain both an offer of employment and a written recommendation from your academic advisor and submit to the ISSS advisor. Contact your ISSS advisor for details on applying for Academic Training.

Page Updated 11.22.2017