Foreign Scholar Information
From traveling to Pittsburgh to maintaining legal status and required documents, this section of the website will provide you with all of the information you need while at Carnegie Mellon.
You're coming to Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon! Now what?
Review this guide in preparation for your arrival to CMU and the US.
What to do when you first arrive at the Pittsburgh airport and Carnegie Mellon's campus.
Details about arrival, work and maintenance of legal status for J-1 research scholars, professors and short-term scholars.
Details about arrival, work and maintenance of legal status for H-1B specialty occupation workers.
Details about working in B, F-1, J-1, J-2, O, and TN statuses and obtaining Permanent Residency.
Travel in and out of the US, plus visa issues and other documents for non-immigrants.
Learn about your immigration options and responsibilities.