OPT - Optional Practical Training Validation
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) maintains record of the employment activities for F-1 students engaged in Optional Practical Training (OPT). DHS has required that all US universities ensure that their students who are engaging in OPT regularly update and maintain their employment and unemployment information.
If you are a student in F-1 OPT or OPT STEM status, you must report the following updates to OIS:
If you experience any problems or have questions,
please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.