An ISSO advisor will discuss eligibility requirements and application procedures for F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT) employment authorization. OPT is a benefit and extension of F-1 student status that allows you to work in your field of study for up to 12 months and is authorized by the immigration agency, USCIS.This event is open to undergraduate and graduate international students in Columbia College, SGS, SEAS, GSAS and SOA. Registration is required through LionSHARE. Dress is casual