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In order to help facilitate obtaining the services that you need from the Office of International Students and Scholars, we are pleased to offer part of the process online. For all of the forms please read the instructions, download the form, and bring it to The Thea Bowman House on 72 College Road way along with the required supporting documentation.


PRE Completion OPT Application Form
Use this form OISS form to apply for PRE- completion Optional Practical Training

Post OPT Application FormPDF File
Use this form OISS form to apply for Post Optional Practical Training.

CPT Application FormPDF File
Use this form OISS form to apply for Curricular Practical Training.

Statement Concerning F-1 Student’s Application for a Social Security Number PDF File
(Boston College Official use only
BC offices can use this form to indicate a job offer to an international student. International students are required to have an official job offer be of re applying for a Social Security number. If you have any questions concerning this form please contact us at 617.552.8005.