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How to Approve an Extension Request: Academic Advisors

An e-mail from internationalstudents@stanford.edu is sent to the academic advisor asking you to login to Bechtel Connect to approve on an extension request.

Email sample from Bechtel

Academic advisors may EITHER (1) follow the links and direction in the  e-mail to review the specific recommendation OR (2) directly log into Bechtel Connect to review all their pending approval requests and review/respond to them there.

Options to log in

Option 1

1. Follow the links and direction in the e-mail to review the specific recommendation.

Link to recommendation

2. Then, supply the recommendation ID and last name from email in the screen below.

Screen to supply recommendation ID

3.  Respond and submit answers to the relevant questions displayed and select “Send”.

Program extension form

Option 2

1. Directly log into Bechtel Connect to review all your pending requests for approval.

Log into Bechtel

2. Log in with your SUNet ID and password.

Bechtel Connect login screen

SUNet login screen

3. Select “Home” icon and then select “Recommender”.

Select Recommender

4. Select the correct pending approval request.

Pending approval screen

5. Respond and submit answers to the relevant questions displayed and click “Send”.

Program extension form