Optional Practical Training is an F-1 student benefit that allows you to work off-campus in a job related to your major. It is meant to supplement your academic experience with practical experience.
Please note that if you are not already logged in with your UBIT on your browser our I-765 filing pages will ask you to log in.
Read our information comparing common F-1 off-campus employment authorizations to determine which is most appropriate for your situation.
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