ISO Virtual Forum: F-1 OPT/STEM OPT Extension – recording available
On Thursday, April 30, the ISO, in collaboration with the MIT Career Advising and Professional Development (CAPD) Office hosted a Virtual Forum on issues related to F-1 Optional Practical Training and F-1 Optional Practical Training Extensions.
Special thanks to guest speaker Tianna Ransom, Career Development Specialist in CAPD, and to Dana Riechman, International Student Programming Administrator/Advisor in the ISO, for coordinating the Forum.
ISO recommends that students consult with the following resources regarding International Student employment authorization:
- F-1 and J-1 Employment Information
- F-1 Practical Training
- ISO F-1 (OPT-CPT) Employment Information Session (session now provided via online slides)
- J-1 Academic Training
If you have any questions regarding employment after reviewing the above information, please feel free to contact your ISO Advisor.