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Apr 1

Updated Policies and Procedures

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Lindenwood University faculty and staff are working from home and all on-campus offices are closed to the public and university employees. Lindenwood personnel and offices are available for business by telephone and email to provide continuity in university operations and student support services. Please visit www.lindenwood.edu/coronavirus for more information.

Forms and Resources for International Students

In this section, you will find forms and resources for international students, including the OPT, CPT, I-20 forms, Driver License / State Identification Letter Request, and Tax Information.

OPT Form

OPT Form

Work Authorization Recommendation Request Form - Students are allowed a total of 12 months of employment at every degree level. Students with degrees in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) may be eligible for a 24- month extension of OPT.

OPT Form

CPT Form

CPT Form

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) is an authorized period of employment that is an integral or important part of a student’s curriculum.

CPT Form

I-20 Extension Form

I-20 Extension Form

Any F-1 student who has continually maintained status, is making normal progress and who has a compelling academic, medical or other reason for not completing the educational program by the completion date (#5) on the I-20 is eligible for a Program Extension. A "compelling reason" may include such things as a change of major or research topic, unexpected research problems, or a documented illness, which has interfered with full-time study.

I-20 Extension Form

Driver License / State Identification Letter Request

Driver License / State Identification Letter Request

International Students needing to apply for a Missouri Driver License or State ID are required to first apply for a letter from the Office of International Students & Scholars.

Driver License / State Identification Letter Request

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301