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New STEM OPT Regulations
[sent to all F-1 students on 3/11/2016]:   We write to share the update that the new STEM OPT final rule has now been published.  The rule is available in its final form on the Federal Register's Current Issue page at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-03-11/pdf/2016-04828.pdf.   The STEM Designated Degree Program list is…

Court Ruling on STEM OPT
[sent to all F-1 students with STEM majors on 1/26/2016]: As many of you are aware, the existing STEM OPT program has been undergoing some significant changes following last summer's court decision. We are writing to inform you that the February 12, 2016 deadline that the court imposed on the Department…