Optional Practical Training (OPT) is temporary employment directly related to a student's major area of study. Students are eligible to up to one year of full-time employment under OPT.
How do I apply for OPT?
OPT Rules and Regulations
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Change of Address
Change to F-1 Status
Curricular Practical Training
Extension of Program
Maintaining Your Status
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