Loyola University Chicago, international students health insurance and H-1B after graduation
Loyola University Chicago (芝加哥洛约拉大学) is a four-year private Catholic university located in the Private Jesuit University in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1870, it is currently the largest Jesuit university in the United States. With its outstanding faculty and good reputation, the school has an outstanding reputation in the Chicago area. The University of Loyola in Chicago has six campuses, including the Lakeside campus near Chicago’s Rogers Park, on the shores of Lake Michigan, and the Water Tower campus on the most prosperous Michigan Avenue in downtown Chicago.
For International students, they stay in States for longer period. So, it is more necessary for them to choose a good health insurance, so they do not have to panic if they got sick. University will offer students health insurance, but it’s usually very expensive. Fortunately, there are many different options from other companies offer international student health care plans (also known as 留学生 保险) as alternative. Even if you graduated and you are on OPT, those companies also offer OPT health care plans (also known as opt保险).
After you done with college and brought your health insurance, it’s time to consider H-1B visa (also known as h1b签证). It’s never too early to start thinking about H-1b sponsorship, but the best time to talk to your employer about sponsorship is before February each year, you need to make sure you will getting sponsored for H-1B before February, because it usually takes couple of months to prepare your H-1B material(also known as h1b 签证材料), so you can submit you H-1b application by April 1st.