international programs employment authorization

CPT Request Form  >>> Use this document to request CPT. It contains information about CPT, the application process, and the forms and documents required to receive CPT authorization.

Guide to OPT  >>> Use this document to request OPT. It contains information about OPT, the application process, and the forms and documents required to apply for OPT authorization. You will also need USCIS Form I-765 - see below.

OPT STEM Extension  >>> Use this document to request the OPT STEM EXTENSION.  It contains information about the STEM extension, the application process, and the forms and documents required to apply for authorization.  You will also need the USCIS Form I-765- see below.

USCIS Form I-765  >>> U.S. government's application for employment authorization, including OPT. If applying for OPT, you will also need the Guide to OPT - see above. Please read employment authorization guide for information about how to properly complete this form.

J-1 Academic Training  >>> Use this document if you are on a J-1 visa and seeking employment authorization.

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