Following options for off-campus employment must be approved by your DSO official and USCIS: OPT, and Economic Hardship. Find their information here: https://www.ice.gov/sevis/employment
If your employer has offered you’re an H1b, congratulations!!! If your OPT expires before H1b is approved in October please email your DSO at firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for a Cap-Gap extension.
Information about Optional Practical Training (OPT) can be found here
Are you a student in one of these majors?
- Automotive Technology- Automotive Technology Internship Program
- Automotive Technology- GM Automotive Service Educational Program
If so, you are eligible for Curricular Practical Training (CPT). You must have authorization through and I-20 to do any off campus internships. Find out how here:
Want an on-campus job? Make yourself familiar with this information
Are you applying for OPT or Economic hardship? Having difficulty with the I-765? Please visit here to see instructions on how to fill out the form: