F-1 Student Employment


Employment Defined

Employment is any type of work performed or services rendered ...

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on-campus employment

On-campus Employment

F-1 students may be eligible to work on campus in an hourly ...
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Curricular Practical Training

CPT work authorization allows F-1 students to gain practical ...

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Optional Practical Training

OPT permits F-1 students to engage in employment that is related ...

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STEM Optional Practical Training

F-1 students whose OPT is based on a Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. degree ...

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Cap-Gap Extension

If a cap-subject employer of an F-1 student on OPT files a timely H-1B petition ...

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