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Optional Practical Training (OPT) Information for F-1 Status Students

Post-completion Optional Practical Training appointments are now available with the International Student Advisors. If Fall 2014 is your final semester, the earliest date to apply for OPT is three months prior to your completion date: December 23.

Apply: Tuesday, September 23 – Tuesday, December 23

To apply for OPT:

  • Students must first have filed a Degree Audit Application Form (DAAF) at
  • Provide a letter from your departmental advisor stating your expected date of completion
  • Provide a second letter from the Graduation Audit in Oasis (Room 217, North Building) stating that you have applied for graduation

Please Note: These letters are to be submitted to the International Students Office (E1109). Provided below is a link to the Optional Practical Training forms, which includes the two sample letters described above.

For more information, or to make an OPT application appointment, please contact Iris Aroyewun-Birchwood at, or email Xavier Remigio at


One To World Event:

Global Classroom Training

Learn about One-to-World's unique Global Classroom program that allows you to share your home country and culture with NYC public school children. We will teach you how to improve your public speaking skills and deliver an interactive presentation. Spend the day learning how to be a Global Guide! This event is free.

Date: Saturday, September 27

For more information, or to RSVP visit the One-to-World website.


One To World Walk:

A Visit To The Cloisters

Discover the fascinating history of Medieval Europe on a guided tour of the Cloisters museum and gardens, a unique branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. After the tour, head over to nearby Fort Tryon Park for the Medieval Fair- an annual celebration of medieval society, with plenty to eat, see and do! The event cost is $16.

Date: Sunday, September 28

For more information, or to RSVP visit the One-to-World website.


One To World Event:

Community Visit: Discover New York

Welcome to New York! Spend the day with a "real" New Yorker- visit their home, share lunch and explore their favorite things to do in the city. This is a great opportunity to learn about American life and culture through the eyes of the people who live here. $15

Date: Saturday, October 11

For more information, or to RSVP visit the One-to-World website.


Tuition Payment Plan available to International Students

Tuition payment plans can help you to break down your educational expenses into easy-to-manage installments, without paying interest, instead of making one large payment. The plan is simple to use, and provides convenient payment options. For more information, please visit


Find out what it is like to be an International Student at Hunter College

Please see our
International Students Guide

tutorial video

Our Prospective Students page contains general information about the Hunter College admission requirements and type of visa you need to study in the United States.





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