OPT Frequently Asked Questions
General OPT Questions
Are you considering Optional Practical Training (OPT)? Do you have questions? We have answers! Please review the "Frequently Asked Questions" below. It is divided into three sections: General OPT Questions, Questions about the OPT Stem Extentions, and then OPT and Travel. Additional information can be found on our pages for OPT and OPT Stem Extensions.
The following FAQ is provided is a modified version courtesy of Cornell University's International Students and Scholars Office.