F/M Student Employment
Learn about F/M student employment, including optional practical training (OPT), science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) OPT, and curricular practical training (CPT).
In this section, learn how to view a student’s Employment Information page in SEVIS. The Employment Information page displays all employment authorizations for an individual SEVIS ID. Learn how to navigate from the SEVIS Student Information page to Employment Information to view the student’s work request history.
In this section, you will learn about off-campus employment and internships with international organizations and how to authorize and report such employment in SEVIS.
In this section, designated school officials can access important information about F-1 optional practical training. Given the strict rules that apply, this document offers helpful information designated school officials should know about the different types of optional practical training as well as the required forms, processes and SEVIS update requirements.
In this section, designated school officials can learn how to extend post-completion OPT for F-1 students in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) fields.