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Programs & Events » OPT and CPT Seminars

Seminars on Optional Practical Training and Curricular Practical Training are offered throughout the semester. Please attend one of these sessions if you have questions regarding these employment opportunities.

Upcoming CPT Seminars in Summer 2017

Date (Day) Time Venue
Monday, July 31, 2017
Tickets Available:
2:00pm - 3:30pm MAC Upstairs Lounge
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Can’t attend a seminar? Check out our CPT and OPT tutorials below

OPT Made Simple – Watch Below.

  • 1 - What is OPT? Am I Eligible?
  • 2 - How Do I Get OPT?
  • 3 - Choosing Your OPT Start Date.
  • 4 - Mailing Your Application to USCIS.
  • 5 - When to Apply for OPT?
  • 6 - OPT and Your F-1 Status.
  • 7 - Travel During OPT.
  • 8 - Pre-Completion OPT.
  • 9 - H1B Cap Gap.

CPT Made Simple – Watch Below.

  • 1 - What is CPT? (1/7)
  • 2 - CPT - Am I Eligible? (2/7)
  • 3 - CPT - Enrollment Requirements. (3/7)
  • 4 - CPT Limitations (4/7)
  • 5 - CPT - Application Process (5/7)
  • 6 - CPT - When to Apply (6/7)
  • 7 - CPT and Your F-1 Status (7/7)