Optional Practical Training (OPT) Information

Optional Practical Training (OPT) is off-campus employment authorization in an F-1 students’ field of study for twelve months after completion of their academic program. For information about the OPT STEM Extension, please go to this ISSS Website.

Before applying for OPT, please view this Power Point for further details.

OPT Presentation

Please watch and review this OPT Power Point before applying.

Last Updated: July 24, 2015