F-1 Students

Federal regulations permit F-1 students to work with prior authorization. Working without authorization is a violation of your F-1 student visa.

Explore the types of work authorizations for F-1 students:

On Campus Employment

Economic Hardship Off Campus Work Authorization

Curricular Practical Training

Optional Practical Training

STEM Extension for Optional Practical Training

J-1 Students

Federal regulations permit J-1 students to work with prior authorization. Working without authorization is a violation of your J-1 student visa.

Explore the types of work authorizations for J-1 students:

On Campus Employment

Economic Hardship Off Campus Work Authorization

Academic Training