Reporting Requirements during Post-Completion and STEM OPT

In This Section

F-1 regulations require that an F-1 student authorized by USCIS to engage in Optional Practical Training (OPT) must report any change of name, address, phone number, or employment during the OPT period. The regulations also require that reporting to the OISS be done no later than 10 days from the date of the change.


Key Contacts

Conklin HallRoom 216
175 University AvenueNewarkNJ07102

OISS Walk-In Hours:

* No appointment necessary. Walk-in to submit/collect requests. *
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Wednesday: 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Friday, Saturday, Sunday: CLOSED


OISS Advising Hours:

* No appointment necessary to speak to an advisor. *
Monday: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Tuesday: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Wednesday: 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Thursday: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Friday, Saturday, Sunday: CLOSED


Location: Rutgers University - Newark, Conklin Hall, Room 216