Tag: F-1 STEM

October 22, 2015

Proposed Rule May Give F-1 STEM Students OPT EAD for 3 Years

On October 19, the DHS proposed a new rule to give F-1 STEM students the option to extend their OPT employment authorization for 24 months. Typically, F-1 students gets optional practical training (OPT) to work in their field of study after graduation for 12 months. With this proposed rule, F-1 students in science, technology, engineering, […]