F-1 and J-1 students are subject to many immigration restrictions related to employment. Working without proper authorization, even for one day, can have serious consequences with regard to your legal status in the U.S.
Please note that Thanksgiving week is part of the academic fall quarter, and all policies and limits regarding on-campus and off-campus employment as well as assistantship appointments remain in effect during this time.
Curricular Practical Training (F-1 students only)
Optional Practical Training (F-1 students only)
Academic Training (J-1 students only)
Economic Hardship (for F-1 & J-1 students)
Internship with an International Organization (F-1 students only)