Foreign Students Information Directory-Office of International Education - Carnegie Mellon University

Foreign Students Information Directory

Applying to Carnegie Mellon

Students applying to Carnegie Mellon should look here for answers to their questions.

Coming to Carnegie Mellon

OK. You've been accepted... Now what?

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to many common questions asked by newly admitted students and students who are returning from leaves of absence.

Settling in Guides

Welcome to Pittsburgh! Here is a Settling in Guide to help you prepare for your arrival.

Foreign Student Documents

Learn what documents you need and the rules international students must follow in order to remain legally in the US.

Maintaining Legal Status

Learn how to maintain legal immigration status while staying in the US and studying at Carnegie Mellon.

Employment Options

Detail on employment options for F-1 and J-1 students.

Travel Tips & Advice

Information about travel in and out of the US, plus details about visa issues and other documentation for non-immigrants.

Student Groups and Leadership

Information about internationally-focused student groups and resources for international student groups and group leaders.

Leaving Carnegie Mellon

Congratulations! You are close to graduation. Learn about your immigration options and responsibilities here.

Last Updated: January 10, 2017