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International Students


Welcome! Carnegie Mellon University School of Music has a highly competitive program with many talented students from all over the world. Nearly 35% of Carnegie Mellon students are from 115 countries, giving the univeristy one of the 10 most international student bodies, by percentage, among four-year U.S. institutions.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is a city of 300,000 people and home to a dynamic arts, cultural and technology community. 22 members on the School of Music's faculty are members of the world renowned Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra conducted by Manfred Honeck. 

Please carefully review the application and Audition/Portfolio Review Requirements for your intended program of study as well as the International Student information pages.