International Student and Scholar Services

STEM 6 Month Validation Report


Please complete this form every six months if you are an F-1 student currently on a 17-month OPT Extension. This form must be completed within 10 calendar days of each six month period during your extension. You must continue to submit this report until the end of your extension or your F-1 status whichever occurs first.

Example: If your start date was 2/01/2009 you will need to submit a report within 10 days of 7/31/2009 and 1/27/2010.

Additionally, we are asking students to complete this validation report when they receive their EAD showing the extended OPT period.

If you have questions about this requirement, please contact the Office of International Student & Scholar Services at (314) 516-5229 or

Family Name
Given Name
Email address
Local Address 1
Local Address 2
City State Postal code

E-Verify Number

Please Select One:

Please complete the section below with your current employer's information. If you are currently unemployed, enter your last employer's information in the fields below and indicate your last day of employment.

Employer's Name
Employer's Address 1
Address 2

City State Postal code
Supervisor Name

Supervisor Email

Your Job Tile
Last day of employment (Only complete this field if you selected 'I am currently unemployed' above.) (mm/dd/yyyy)

Is this a new job?

If yes please enter your start date: (mm/dd/yyyy)

By submitting this form, I verify that the above information is correct and accurate.