Form I-983 Brandeis Supplemental Guide

A student and their employer must complete and sign the Form I-983 (pdf) training plan and submit it to the ISSO for review as part of the STEM OPT recommendation.

Please be advised that the Department of Homeland Security has detailed instructions on completing the Form I-983. It is recommended that students review and share the instructions and resources on the Study in the States website with their employer to complete the Form I-983 training plan.

Students should refer to both the USCIS Instructions and the Brandeis Form I-983 Supplemental Guide below to complete the form.