Information for Foreign Students
From requesting intial documents and traveling to Carnegie Mellon, to maintaining status and employment options, this section of OIE's website will provide students with information and instructions that will be needed throughout their educational journey.
Pre-Arrival & Settling In
Application information for prospective international students.
Congratulations! You've been accepted. Now what?
Details and instructions for OIE's mandatory Immigration Check-In & Orientation sessions.
This guide serves as a reference on how to adjust to life in the U.S. and Pittsburgh, and will help you get to know the university.
Current Student Resources
Documents you need and rules to follow in order to maintain a legal immigration status in the U.S.
Details about employment options and instructions for F-1 and J-1 students.
Advice for traveling in and out of the U.S., as well as information about visas and other documents for non-immigrants.
Connect with volunteer local host families for informal opportunities.
Internationally-focused student groups and leadership resources.
Graduating soon? Learn about your immigration options and responsibilities.