Carnegie Mellon University

Office of International Education (OIE) 

The Office of International Education (OIE) serves CMU's international student and scholar community by advising individuals on immigration, personal, academic, social, and acculturation issues. In addition to providing a variety of resources for foreign students and scholars, OIE facilitates study abroad and international exchange at CMU, and advises students on programs and options. OIE's friendly, knowledgeable and experienced staff are passionate about supporting international education. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Cyert HallAbout OIE

Mission: OIE is committed to supporting, promoting and celebrating individuals in an intercultural environment. We advocate for and facilitate international and cross cultural experiences, perspectives and initiatives. 

Vision: A vibrant community of students, faculty and staff committed to the personal and intellectual enrichment gained through exchange of diverse ideas and global perspectives.

Learn More & Meet the Staff

OIE's Virtual Neighbors Program

The Virtual Neighbors Program facilitates contact between CMU international students, administrators and staff, so that we can all deepen our connections to the CMU community and learn about each other's experiences. Students may be matched with members of CMU's administrative staff or other international students through a lottery system.