Use this form to apply for Curricular Practical Training (CPT). Make sure to review all information about CPT work auhtorization before submitting your application.
CPT will take about one week to be approved. You will receive an email once your new I-20 is ready to pick up or if additional information is needed. You cannot begin work until your CPT has been approved, you have the I-20 showing your work authorization, and the CPT start date printed on your I-20 has been reached.