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Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop

Important UpdatePlease visit for updates.

However, students can still register for the March 25 workshop, which will be held online. Those who register will be contacted with instructions for attending via Zoom.


Registration required:
Multiple dates: 2/5 in Globe 2400 & 3/25 via Zoom

All F-1 international students nearing graduation are required to attend an Optional Practical Training (OPT) workshop (in person or online) if you may be interested in working in the U.S. after graduation to gain experience in your field of study.

It is advised you attend a workshop BEFORE graduation, preferably the semester prior to your final term. Registration is required. To register, visit

NOTE: The average processing time for OPT authorization is 2-3 months. Therefore, please start your preparations for OPT early.

Dial-In Information

Register at for dial-in instructions.

Wednesday, March 25 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Virtual Event