Case: Motion to Reopen Student’s OPT Stem Extension Approved

Case Conclusion Date: September 15, 2012

Outcome: Motion Reopened, OPT STEM Extension Approved

Description: Indian student whose OPT Stem Extension was denied as student was not issued the degree certificate or the conferral on her transcript, as the school only provided the actual degree once per year. We filed a motion to reopen with evidence and the motion was reopened, and the I-765 application for OPT STEM extension was approved. Client has her new OPT work permit.