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Orientation for F1 Visa Holders Spring 2021 - Shared screen with gallery view
Kathleen_ArtU
34:58
Hello, students! Thanks for joining us! If you have not already, please say hello in the chat pod and let us know where you are joining from. :)
Kathleen_ArtU
35:44
Important: Students, as I mentioned earlier, when typing in the chat, please click the drop down and select “Panelists and Attendees”, so that other students can see your question/comment, which will help connect the replies provided by our panelist/presenters. Thanks!
YOONJIN KIM
36:30
Hello
Jain Koo
40:27
ys
Kathleen_ArtU
41:18
International Student Services:Email: intlservices@academyart.eduPhone: 415-274-2208
Kathleen_ArtU
41:56
Student Services:Email: studentservices@academyart.eduPhone: 415-618-6508
Kathleen_ArtU
42:36
Office of Registrar:Email: registrar@academyart.eduPhone: 415-618-6514
Kathleen_ArtU
43:00
Accounts Receivable:Email: ar@academyart.eduPhone: 415-618-6429
Kathleen_ArtU
43:46
Academy Resource Center (ARC) & Accessibility Services:Email: accessibility@academyart.eduEmail: arc@academyart.eduPhone: 415-618-3775
Kathleen_ArtU
44:34
EAP Support Services:Email: eapadministration@academyart.eduPhone: 415-618-3875
Kathleen_ArtU
45:14
Campus Safety:Email: securityofficer@academyart.eduPhone: 415-618-3911Website: https://www.academyart.edu/campus-athletics/campus-safety/
Kathleen_ArtU
46:14
Health Insurance:Email: healthinsurance@academyart.edu
Kathleen_ArtU
48:42
International Student Services:Email: intlservices@academyart.edu
Kathleen_ArtU
52:10
https://www.sydneyhealth.com/
Kathleen_ArtU
53:07
You can contact studentservices@jcbins.com or healthinsurance@academyart.edu
Kathleen_ArtU
53:27
https://www.onemedical.com/locations/sf/
Yunlei Shen
56:35
Hello, I have a question. If I currently living in Washington State not San Fransisco, can I use the health insurance?
Kathleen_ArtU
57:08
Hello @Yunlei, we will have Q&A after the presentation wraps up. Thanks!
Kathleen_ArtU
57:29
International Student Services:Email: intlservices@academyart.edu
Yunlei Shen
57:35
Got, it. Thank you.
Kathleen_ArtU
58:13
https://my.academyart.edu/content/dam/assets/pdf/int-stud/leave-of-absence-information-sheet.pdf
Kathleen_ArtU
58:45
https://my.academyart.edu/aau-forms/international-admissions/leave-of-absence-request-form
Kathleen_ArtU
59:43
https://my.academyart.edu/aau-forms/international-admissions/letter-request-form
Kathleen_ArtU
01:00:19
https://my.academyart.edu/aau-forms/international-admissions/letter-request-form
Kathleen_ArtU
01:01:00
https://www.academyart.edu/finances/scholarships/
Sue Rowley
01:02:55
yun lei--are you in seattle?
Yunlei Shen
01:03:25
Hello, @Sue. Yes, I am in Seattle.
Kathleen_ArtU
01:03:47
https://my.academyart.edu/students/my-academy/student-resources/international-student-resources#emp-auth
Kathleen_ArtU
01:04:39
https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10181.pdf
Sue Rowley
01:04:46
there are several locations in Seattle and Bellvue
Kathleen_ArtU
01:05:51
AAU Labs: http://orientation.dev.onpressidium.com/reservation-system/
Yunlei Shen
01:06:08
Can I find those locations on Sydney Health app?
Jain Koo
01:07:02
Is the covid vaccination available for international students in this semester?
Cherry Cha
01:07:52
@yunlei yes, please go to the website, one medical
Abdelouakil Mustapha
01:07:55
Could you show us again how to get the letter verification please ?
Yunlei Shen
01:08:26
Ok, got, it. Thank you so much!
Kathleen_ArtU
01:08:28
@Yunlei: here is the link for Seattle locations: https://www.onemedical.com/locations/sea/
Cherry Cha
01:08:51
@Jain once it's available for students, you will get notified from insurance provider.
Yunlei Shen
01:08:52
Thanks!
Jain Koo
01:09:40
OK, thanks! I hope we get covered soon!
Cherry Cha
01:09:42
@Abdelouakil To request a verification letter please use this AAU website link:http://www.academyart.edu/aau-forms/international-admissions/letter-request-form.html
Abdelouakil Mustapha
01:11:14
Thank you!
Cherry Cha
01:12:15
Please feel free to ask us if you have any questions.
Jain Koo
01:12:33
When should we be searching for jobs and when should we be get ready for CPT/OPT?
Kathleen_ArtU
01:13:33
EAP website: https://www.academyart.edu/campus-athletics/english-for-art-purposes/
Cherry Cha
01:13:42
@seyedbehzad once you qualify for CPT/EH, you may work for 20 hours per week and you may work for full time during breaks.
Yunlei Shen
01:14:07
I find the speaking lab is not available now. When will it reopen?
Cherry Cha
01:14:49
@Jain for CPT, there's minimum qualification, please follow this link. http://www.academyart.edu/students/my-academy/student-resources/international-student-resources
Cherry Cha
01:15:18
@Jain for OPT, also please get more info here. http://www.academyart.edu/students/my-academy/student-resources/international-student-resources
Kathleen_ArtU
01:15:21
We hope you’ll be able to join us for future chats/webinars/workshops. To view dates and registration information (as well as access other ArtU recordings), please see the links below:https://www.academyart.edu/admissions/upcoming-events/ andhttp://blogs.academyart.edu/chats/current-student-chats.html
Jain Koo
01:15:41
Thank you Cherry!
Yunlei Shen
01:15:52
Thank you!
Jain Koo
01:16:53
Are we available to make a credit card without SSN?
Cherry Cha
01:18:02
@Jain as far as know, it depends on the bank as F-1 student doesn't have SSN without work authorization. Please contact your bank for more info.
Jain Koo
01:18:36
OK, thank you! I hope I could make a credit card.
Jain Koo
01:19:23
When your address changes, should I announce it somewhere?
Cherry Cha
01:19:59
@Jain yes, please update your new address on student portal or let us know by email.
Cherry Cha
01:21:38
If you have any questions, please email us intlservices@academyart.edu
Maud Vikjord
01:25:28
How do we go about making insurance claims? Do the doctor offices/hospitals take the insurance and handle it directly or do we have to contact the insurance company ourselves?
Cherry Cha
01:28:17
@Maud please contact healthinsurance@academyart.edu if you have any concerns about insurance
Maud Vikjord
01:28:28
Thank you!
Cherry Cha
01:30:29
Thanks, all for attending this webinar!
Jain Koo
01:31:02
This orientation really helped so much!! Thank you all so much
Maud Vikjord
01:31:56
That is very helpful, thank you Anna!
Cherry Cha
01:33:38
Thanks all again! We are here to support you, hope you have a great Spring 2021 semester!
Kathleen_ArtU
01:33:59
Thanks to the students that attended today and asking great questions! Thank you to our panelists for the wonderful presentation, all the great resources, and answers in the chat! Have a great Spring semester and be well everyone!
John Blair
01:33:59
Thank you all for your questions and attending the new student webinar
Yunlei Shen
01:34:04
Thank you!
YOONJIN KIM
01:34:15
Thank you:)!
Jamie He
01:34:37
Thank you all for attending our event today! Good luck with your study in spring 2021!
Ziwei Wang
01:34:43
thank you all!
Jain Koo
01:34:44
Bye!