Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop

The International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) team is offering the following employment workshop for international students on an F-1 visa:

What:  Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop
Date:  Wednesday, October 13th
Location:  1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Where:  Timothy Fuller Event Space (2nd floor of Tutt Library, formerly the Tutt Library Event Space)

Interested in working in a post-graduation job in the U.S.?  This workshop will explain how F-1 students can receive employment authorization to work off-campus after graduation with Optional Practical Training (OPT).  Post-completion OPT and the STEM OPT Extension will be discussed. 

No RSVP is needed to attend.  Please direct questions about these workshops to Marlene Arnold (marnold@coloradocollege.edu).  If these dates do not work for you, additional CPT and OPT workshops will be offered in Block 3 (these will be announced).  Recordings of previous workshops can also be provided.

Note:  Students with a J-1 visa should contact International Student & Scholar Services (isss@coloradocollege.edu) to learn how to apply for Academic Training.

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