24 Month STEM Extension : Optional Practical Training New I-20 Application

24 Month STEM Extension : Optional Practical Training New I-20 Application

Use this form to request an I-20 to apply for the 24-month OPT STEM Extension. 

Eligibility for a STEM Extension:

  • You have graduated with a Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD in a STEM field. These are identified by CIP code. For a complete approved list of CIP codes, please go to www.ice.gov/sevis/stemlist.htm
  • Application must be submitted during the period of your current OPT, but no earlier than 90 days prior to end date
  • You and your employer have completed Form I-983 
  • Your employer is registered in the E-Verify Program
  • You are in a paid position, it cannot be voluntary work
Student ID:
Family Name:
First Name:
U.S. Street Address:
City:
State:
Zip Code:
Front and Back copy of EAD (OPT Card):

Please submit a copy of your current EAD (OPT Card) here.
Job Title:
Completed copy of training plan (Form I-983)

Upload a copy of the signed training plan (Form I-983). Please note you will need to provide me the original copy of the plan either by mail or in person.
I-20 Pick-Up:

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