Carnegie Mellon University

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions and Current Guidance

Below are a series of FAQ COVID-19 pages dedicated to specific topics, such as employment. OIE continues to update these pages on a regular basis. 

Immigration regulations and policies are subject to change and may change rapidly without much advance notice.  Students should routinely review our FAQs, the university’s Coronavirus Information page, as well as read all university emails sent to their Andrew account.

 

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions and Current Guidance for Continuing Students

Updated January 12, 2021

Questions related to the present Spring 2021 semester as well as future semesters for F-1 schools and continuing students. 

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions and Current Guidance for Newly Admitted, Transfer and Return from Leave of Absence F-1 Students

Updated April 8, 2021

Questions related to the present Spring 2021 semester as well as the summer and fall semesters for newly admitted students.

 

Employment Coronavirus/COVID-19 FAQs 

Updated March 12, 2021

Questions related to pre and post-graduation work opportunities, such as Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Optional Practical Training (OPT) and STEM OPT during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Study Abroad Coronavirus/COVID-19 FAQs 

Updated March 2021

Questions related to Study Abroad amidst the coronavirus pandemic.