F-1 OPT Reporting – Leaving the U.S.

This form should ONLY be completed if you are permanently leaving the U.S. and WILL NOT return in F-1 status.

DO NOT complete this form if you are just going on vacation.

Please note that students will only have access to the SEVP Portal for up to six months after their OPT ends. In preparation for account closure, SEVP strongly encourages students to print or save a copy of their portal record for future reference, including their Event History.

If you are starting a new course of study, contact your OISS adviser.

OISS: F-1 Reporting - I Am Leaving the U.S. Permanently Form REVISED

Contact Information

Your six-digit ID number, not your WUSTLKey
Educational Level
Are you currently on the 24 month STEM OPT Extension? *
Upload the completed Final Evaluation on Student Progress section on page 5 of the I-983 form for your previous employment. The evaluation form is required, even if you have not worked with your employer for 12 months. https://www.ice.gov/doclib/sevis/pdf/i983.pdf.

  • Mac users: be sure you're using the Safari browser to complete this form and upload your documents.
  • You must include your first and last name in the name of the file.
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Upload REQUIRED Final Evalulation on on Student Progress

Note: this document is required.

Please review your form for accuracy before submitting. Upon receipt of this information, the OISS will complete your F-1 record in SEVIS so that you will not accrue any additional days of unemployment.