OPT Frequently Asked 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.
If you need more information about OPT, please feel free to contact Carol Holz to set up an OPT advising appointment or ask for the date of the next OPT Workshop.
The following FAQ is provided is a modified version courtesy of Cornell University's International Students and Scholars Office.