Opt expiring on 7th july, Stem is under review. Can I work and Stay in US

My OPT expires on 7th July and I have applied for STEM extension already. I haven’t received any card till now its still under review.

How long can I work and stay in US as I already have a employer.

180 days


Here is the exact statement.


	Students who timely file their STEM extension applications with USCIS may continue working while  their applications are pending for 180 days or the date of the decision, whichever date is earlier.   


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