Form I-765 Supplemental Instructions

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has complete instructions for completing Form I-765 for Employment Authorization for F-1 students seeking Optional Practical Training.

NOTE: Although we cannot instruct you on how to specifically complete each question on the Form I-765, we recommend that you follow USCIS instructions and that you review the provided Supplemental Instructions below for guidance. 

If you are unable to complete the any of the answers on the form on line,  please make sure you hand write the answer legibly after printing out the form.

You must also sign the form with your original signature - electronic signatures will not be permitted. 

If you need extra space to complete any item within this application, use the space provided in Part 6. Additional Information or attach a separate sheet of paper. Type or print your name and Alien Registration Number (A-Number) (if any) at the top of each sheet; indicate the Page Number, Part Number, and Item Number to which your answer refers; and sign and date each sheet.