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UPDATE YOUR Optional Practical Training INFORMATION

Students currently on Optional Practical Training must report their employer information and/or employment status changes to their school within 10 days of a change, as required by U.S. law. Follow the instructions below to update your employer information.

  1. Enter your ctcLink number in the OIP Link Limited Services PIN Lookup.
  1. Check your email. You will receive a PIN number. (We will use the primary email address we have in your College records. The email subject is “Limited Services PIN”)
  1. Log in to the OPT Student: Update Employer Information e-form and follow the instructions. You must provide the required information, including the name and address of your employer, your position title, your employment start or end date, and a statement about how the position relates to your studies. Optional information includes your employer's EIN and your supervisor's name, email address, and phone number.

  2. An OIP Advisor will contact you, usually within 1-2 days. Please allow up to one week. If you have any questions or issues with the form please contact OIP Advisors at oip_advisors@edmonds.edu or visit the office in Snohomish Hall 301.