12 Month OPT Reporting Forms
This page is for F-1 International Students who have graduated from Washington University and have approved 12 Month OPT.
24 Month STEM OPT Reporting Forms
This page is for F-1 International Students who have graduated from Washington University and have pending or approved STEM OPT.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Forest Park
Written by: Ezinne Arizor, International Student and Scholar Advisor, 03/05/2021.
A Time to Celebrate: Welcome Chancellor Martin!
This year, we will experience a unique and special event at Washington University in St. Louis on October 3rd, as we celebrate the inauguration of Chancellor Andrew Martin, as our 15th Chancellor in our 165 year WashU history.
Address/Phone/Email Reporting Requirement
SEVIS regulations require the university to report a physical local address, phone number and email address for all F-1 and J-1 students.
After U.S. Arrival for International Students
After you arrive in St. Louis, see the steps to take to make sure you get off to a smooth start.
Application Process and Eligibility for TRIO
Learn about TRIO eligibility and how to apply.
Apply for OPT
Post-Completion OPT Application Step-by-Step Process Step 1: Complete the Learn@Work OISS OPT Workshop Course Access the course Register for and launch the OISS OPT Workshop course in Learn@Work. If you […]
Arts & Sciences
Arts & Sciences is the heart of Washington University and comprises the core disciplines of the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
Asian, Pacific-Islander, Desi, and/or Asian-American (APIDA) Recognition Ceremony
The APIDA Recognition Ceremony, held each May, recognizes all graduating students that identify as Asian, Pacific-Islander, Desi, and/or Asian-American.
ASK AN ADVISOR: Do I need to tell my OISS Advisor if I got an internship?
12/03/2021 Written By: Jeanne Pizarro, International Student & Scholar Advisor, DSO/ARO Yes! International students must work with their OISS Advisor in order to apply for work authorization so that they […]
Ask An Advisor: Filing U.S. Taxes as an International Student
Question: What do I need to know about filing U.S. Taxes as an International Student? Answer: One of the most common questions OISS Advisors are asked at this time of […]
Ask an Advisor: Graduating and Applying for OPT
02/19/2021, written by Lara Jennings, International Student and Scholar Advisor: Learn about applying for OTP at Wash U.
Ask an Advisor: Hiking Spots Around St. Louis
Written by: Claire Seely, International Student and Scholar Advisor Date: 04/23/2021 Question: What Are Some of the Best Hiking Spots Around St. Louis?
ASK AN ADVISOR: How can I celebrate Halloween this year?
As the weather has slowly turned colder, across campus excitement has been building for all sorts of Fall things: pumpkin spice lattes, apple cider, and everyone’s favorite spooky holiday, Halloween!
ASK AN ADVISOR: How do I get a Driver’s License as an International Student?
Question: Can I get Missouri driver’s license if I am an international student?