Employment Opportunities for F-1 Students
Gain practical experience during an internship or course-related employment.
Gain practical experience in your field immediately following completion of your academic program.
Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) is temporary employment authorization that can be used while you are a current student at UT.
Extend your work authorization for an additional 24 months.
Learn more about working on the UT Austin campus.
Apply for a work permit to assist you with the cost of living in an emergency situation.