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Have You Heard About the OPT Extension for Stem Students?

If you are a F-1 student, or interested in becoming one, then this message may apply to you. If the degree that you receive falls under the STEM category (science, technology, engineering, mathematics), then you may be eligible to extend your optional practical training (OPT) for 24 months. Those who qualify for this extension must certain criteria, provided by the USICS. For a detailed description of the requirements, please visit:

Sunwise Law would be delighted to assist you in your application for this extension, or even just answer any questions that you may have. For a complimentary eligibility assessment, please contact our office.

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