IPO News

December 7 OPT Session Canceled

Thursday, December 6, 2018

The International Programs Office(IPO)'s Optional Practical Training (OPT) session for Friday, December 7, 2018 has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

IPO is offering the following sessions in lieu of Friday's session:

December 13 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 538 Goodell

Working in the US: OPT/CPT for Graduate Students

Ken Reade, Director of International Student & Scholar Services in the International Programs Office (IPO), will present the guidelines, limitations and application strategies for working/interning in the US with F-1 or J-1 Visas. Bring your employment questions about post-graduation, internships, OPT and CPT. Pre-registration required.

December 14  4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. IPO Room #104

In the interim, any questions about OPT can be referred to kjreade [at] ipo.umass.edu (Ken Reade.)