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RESOURCES for alumni on OpT 

Graduates currently on 12-month initial OPT or OPT STEM Extension should use the Report OPT Updates online form to notify ISS staff within 10 days of any change in employment, address or contact information.  

Optional Practical Training (OPT) Update Form

As your OPT sponsoring institution, DePauw University is required to regularly report your employment, residential and current contact information to SEVIS (Student and Exchange Visitor Information System). You as an individual in OPT status are required to regularly keep your parent institution(DePauw University) updated about your employment details and contact information. Please provide all required details below, and contact iss@depauw.edu if you have any questions.

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NOTE: This is not the same as the E-Verify number. The Employer Identification Number (EIN) is a number assigned to every employer by the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS). It is a public number and it appears on IRS withholding forms. The EIN will appear on the Employee's Form W-2 in Field b. If the company is publicly traded, students may be able to find it on the company's annual report.

E.g., address change, new employer, etc.