Employment Options: F-1 Students
In addition to on-campus employment there are four types of off campus employment for which international students in F1 status are eligible. The table below describes the types of employment and the eligibility criteria you must meet in order to make an application.
As a reminder, you MAY NOT begin any type of employment until you have written authorization to do so. This includes any orientations, training, etc. in which you may be required to engage.
Each of the "types of employment" is a link. Please click on the name of the employment to obtain the information necessary to submit an application.
Click here for information on questions perspective employers may and may not ask potential employees.
F-1 Employment Types - Summary of Employment Options
|Optional Practical Training|
|Curricular Practical Training|
|Employment Under Sponsorship Of Certain International Organizations|
|Employment Based on Unforseen Economic Hardship|