Optional Practical Training - OPT

For F-1 students studying in the US, Optional Practical Training (OPT) allows students (either pre- or post-graduation) to legally work in the United States in your degree concentration for up to twelve months. For more information see the forms below, or contact Monica Hamm, coordinator of international student services.

OPT Basic Information and FAQs

OPT Application for Coordinator of International Student Services

OPT Checklist