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Tuesday, May 12, 2020
2:00–3:00 p.m.


Manhattan Center, Room 250

Optional Practical Training (OPT) Requirements and Application Process Workshop

This event has been canceled.

Optional Practical Training is temporary employment for practical training directly related to your major, which needs approval from the USCIS. This authorization allows F-1 students to gain work experience for a maximum of 12 months of full-time employment.

Are you planning to apply for OPT? Join this workshop to understand what you need to do to maintain your status on OPT and learn how to apply for it!

Offered monthly to all students, faculty, staff and others interested, please join international services in this popular workshop.

Coronavirus Update: As New York is on a "pause" for social distancing purposes, all in-person events for the next several weeks have been converted to online, postponed or canceled. Please check this page as information will be updated as possible—and call ahead before any upcoming in-person events until further notice. Thanks. 

For further information, please contact:

International Services
Post Hall, Room 203
p – 516.877.4990
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