Optional Practical Training Workshops

Students at an OPT workshop led by a WMU immigration expert

Optional Practical Training workshops and advising are a service provided by International Student and Scholar Services.

Optional Practical Training is available by appointment only. 

Our offices are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for virtual or in-person appointments. Walk-in hours — for topics and questions that can be addressed during a brief, 5-10 minute conversation  from 9 to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. To make an appointment, email oiss-info@wmich.edu or contact staff directly.