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202-885-3350

Fax: 202-885-3354

isss@american.edu

ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contact:
Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Butler Pavilion, Room 410

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs 4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041 United States

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Optional Practical Training (OPT) Employment Reporting

All F-1 students on OPT must report any change in employment or address during OPT within 10 days. Also inform ISSS if you decide to leave the US and not return on OPT or change your status during your approved OPT time.

 

How do I report employment on OPT?

Log on to iEagle and submit the following e-forms, listed under OPT Reporting in the left menu:

  • OPT EAD card
  • OPT Employer Information Form

STEM OPT Extension

All students on the OPT STEM Extension must submit current employer information every 6 months. Log on to iEagle and submit the STEM OPT Reporting e-form under OPT Reporting in the left menu.

How do I report a change of address?

If you change your address at any time during OPT, please submit your new address information within 10 days via the MyAU Portal.

How do I report a change of status?

If you change status from F-1 (i.e. to H-1B, A-1, G-4, Permanent Resident, etc.) email a copy of your change of status confirmation to ISSS.