Post-Completion OPT

Post-Completion Optional Practical Training may be used before or after graduation.  Read more to find how Post-Completion OPT is used in different circumstances.

Looking for Updates on OPT during the COVID-19 Crisis?

Any changes or updates related to OPT are regularly updated on our COVID FAQ page. Please be sure to check the page for information before contacting ISS.

Be sure to use the I-765 Form dated 8/25/2020. The OPT filing fee will remain $410.