Career Help

International Students

Several services of the ECAC are of particular use to international students in the Cockrell School who are seeking employment.

ECAC Services

ECAC offers career counseling services to engineering students on a walk-in or appointment basis. Topics and issues addressed in individual counseling sessions and workshops include:

  • Resume and Letter Writing,
  • Interviewing,
  • Dressing for a Successful Interview,
  • Business Etiquette,
  • Site Visit and Salary Negotiation,
  • Ethics, and
  • Job Search.

Registering for ECAC services allows students to create and post a resume online, view online job postings, and submit resumes for campus interviews.

Helpful Links for International Students*

To better assist you with details regarding work authorization and how the Bureau of Citizenship & Immigration Services (formerly INS) guidelines apply to you, please contact The University of Texas at Austin International Office.

Other helpful links include:

Work Authorization for UT International Students

US Citizenship & Immigration Services

Foreign Labor Certification Data Center

*Provided by The University of Texas at Austin International Office