Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Workshop

Are you an F-1 student who wants to participate in an off-campus internship? Do you want to gain work experience before graduating? Join the Curricular Practical Training workshop and learn the eligibility requirements, resources on-campus, …

F-1 Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

CPT is a type of off-campus employment authorization for an opportunity to start and end prior to your degree completion. All employment must be directly related to your declared major(s) and be a required or integral part of the curriculum of your degree program. In most cases, course enrollment is required for the semester during…

CPT Eligibility

Who Can Apply A degree-seeking F-1 student who: Has been enrolled full-time for one full academic year Academic year = Consecutive Fall and Spring semester enrollment A transfer student who transferred their I-20 SEVIS record to UW-Madison may qualify A UW-Madison student who changed education levels and was issued a “change of level” I-20 (not…