What should I know about the 24-Month STEM OPT rule?
Applying for the STEM OPT Extension:
Reporting Requirements During STEM OPT:
Please note: In addition to meeting all scheduled reporting requirements, each STEM OPT student must submit a new I-983 to their DSO in order to report any material changes to, or material deviations from, the student's formal training plan. Updates made in the SEVP Portal alone do not satisfy the regulatory reporting requirements. More information about what is considered a "material change" can be found in our FAQ.
STEM OPT Forms:
What should I do if...
More information about the STEM OPT Extension: