Carnegie Mellon University

OIE Request Forms

Updated October 6, 2021

The following e-Forms are submitted through the MyOIE portal. Most requests typically take 5-10 business days to process. 

More information about the MyOIE portal, including instructions can be found here.    

  • Initial Students:
    • New Student Initial Document Request e-Form
    • Admitted Student Arrival e-Form 
  • Current Students
    • NEW: I-20 Signature Request
      • Use this form to request a travel signature on your I-20.  The new document will be sent to your Andrew email account.
    • Reduced Course Load 
    • Transfer Out 
    • Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Request Form
    •  OPT Requests 
      • Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training Form
      • Post-Completion Optional Practical Training Request Form
    •  Submit updated passport information to OIE 
    • Add multiple emergency contacts
    • Confirm city and country of birth 
Changes to address and contact information should still be submitted through Student Information Online (SIO). 
  • Students on Post-Completion (12-month) OPT:
    • NEW: Request for Travel Signature or Reprint I-20 (OPT/STEM OPT)
    • Change of Status from F-1 (OPT/STEM OPT)
    • Change Email Address for SEVP Portal
    • Transfer Out 
    • Report a change to Post-Completion OPT employment
    • Apply for STEM Extension OPT I-20
      • ICE Form I-983 accessible through e-Form
      • STEM Planning Tool accessible through e-Form  
    • Request SEVP Portal to be unlocked
    • Cap-Gap Request
    • Submit updated passport information to OIE 
    • Add multiple emergency contacts 
  • Students on STEM Extension (24-month) OPT: 
    • NEW: Change of Status from F-1 (OPT/STEM OPT)
    • NEW: Change Email Address for SEVP Portal
    • NEW: STEM OPT Report
    • NEW: Transfer Out 
    • Cap-Gap Request
    • Request SEVP Portal to be unlocked
    • Submit updated passport information to OIE 
    • Add multiple emergency contacts 

SEVP Portal: Use the SEVP Portal to update your supervisor and employer address for your current company; update residential address information; and update contact information. If you change employers, please contact oie@andrew.cmu.edu

These forms should be emailed to OIE at oie@andrew.cmu.edu for the most efficient processing.

The processing time for signatures is 5 business days.

For all other paper requests, processing time is 5-10 business days.