interACT @ Carnegie Mellon

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Presentation to future interACT exchange students. Review of forms and procedures before arriving to Carnegie Mellon University

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interACT @ Carnegie Mellon

  1. 1. interACT @ Carnegie Mellon<br />21 April 2010 Universität Karlsruhe (TH)<br />
  2. 2. What’s Next?<br />Application<br />Acceptance<br />…so much paperwork<br />
  3. 3. Timeline of Exchange Student Process<br />Estimated Time: 14 to 16 weeks<br />4-6 weeks<br />2 weeks<br />2 weeks<br />2 weeks<br />2 weeks<br />3 weeks<br />
  4. 4. Applying for DS-2019<br /><ul><li>Bank letter of financial support
  5. 5. Color scan of passport
  6. 6. Financial confirmation letter from interACT
  7. 7. Visa application form</li></li></ul><li>Fee Payments <br />SEVIS ~$180 <br />www.FMJfee.com<br />Form I-901<br />Visa Application ~ € 91,70<br />www.roskosmeier.de<br />Visa Application Fee > Order Visa Deposit Slip<br />U.S. Consulate Appointment Request ~$10<br />www.usvisa-germany.com<br />Receive PIN > Request Date<br />Complete forms:<br />DS-156, DS-157 (males only), DS-158<br />
  8. 8. Consulate Appointment <br />DS-2019<br />DS-156<br />DS-157 (if applicable)<br />DS-158<br />Receipt of SEVIS fee payment<br />Receipt of visa application fee payment<br />2 U.S. passport photos (5cm x 5cm)<br />C5 envelope with stamped postage € 1,45<br />Invitation letter from Carnegie Mellon<br />Financial confirmation letter from interACT<br />Bank letter of financial support<br />Letter of intention to return<br />
  9. 9. Housing<br />Neighborhoods:<br /> Squirrel Hill<br /> Shadyside<br /> Oakland<br />Places to search:<br />craigslist.com<br />sublet.com<br />forrent.com<br />Shadyside<br />Squirrel Hill<br />Oakland<br />
  10. 10. Health Insurance<br />Student Health Services: www.studentaffairs.cmu.edu > Health Services > Insurance<br />Minimum Coverage:<br /><ul><li>Up to $50,000 per accident or illness
  11. 11. Up to $7,500 for repatriation of remains
  12. 12. Up to $10,000 for medical evacuation to the home country
  13. 13. Deductible not to exceed $500 per accident or illness</li></li></ul><li>Arrival at interACT<br />Campus Tour<br />Passport <br />Local address<br />Signed visitor agreement<br />OIE Orientation<br />Passport<br />Visa<br />I-94 departure card<br />DS-2019 <br />
  14. 14. Contact Carnegie Mellon<br />Kelly Widmaier<br />CMU – interACT<br />5000 Forbes Avenue<br />407 SCRG<br />Pittsburgh PA 15213<br />T 412 268 5480<br />F 412 268 5578<br />E kellywid@cs.cmu.edu<br />Office of International Education<br />T 412 268 5231<br />www.studentaffairs.cmu.edu/oie<br />
  15. 15. Thank you!<br />

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