Documents & Forms

Please see our COVID-19 Updates page for information about our new OPT I-20 request procedures and updated FAQs.

Our current processing time is 15 business days. During the Dashew Center's remote work setting, we will not be able to approve rush requests. We will do our best to process your requests in a timely manner, but processing times may be delayed. We thank you for your patience.


F-1 Visa Related


Curricular Practical Training (CPT) 


Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT): Initial 12-Month

We have changed our OPT request procedures due to our inability to accommodate in-person Hand-In sessions and in-person document pick up. To apply for OPT, please request an OPT I-20 and follow procedures to prepare and mail your OPT application to USCIS. For more information, please see the OPT Guidelines and OPT Online Workshop.


STEM OPT: 24-Month Extension (appointment required)

We have changed our STEM OPT Extension I-20 request procedures due to our inability to receive your documents by mail. To apply for the STEM OPT Extension, please submit your STEM OPT Extension I-20 request documents to an F-1 Counselor during a scheduled appointment, and follow procedures to prepare and mail your STEM OPT Extension application to USCIS. For more information, please see the STEM OPT Extension Guidelines and STEM OPT Extension Workshop.


I-20 Request for Continuing Students


Reduced Course Load (RCL)


Travel Authorization


Support Letters


SEVIS Transfer