International Student Application
Thank you for your interest in earning a degree from Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, North Carolina, as an F-1 student. Come join our large international student community of over 3,000 students representing 152 different countries.
Charlotte, North Carolina, home to Central Piedmont's six full-service college campuses, is a great place to live and to study. Charlotte's climate is pleasant, the mountains are less than two hours away, and ocean beaches are three hours away. As a growing city (about 1.6 million people in the metropolitan area), Charlotte is also home to a variety of professional sports teams, a thriving arts scene, and a busy international airport.
How to Attend Central Piedmont as an International Student
Apply as an international student if you are applying for an F-1 student visa, changing your current nonimmigrant status to F-1, or transferring your SEVIS record to Central Piedmont.
- Complete all the international student application documents.
- Once you are admitted as an international students, complete the steps to enroll at Central Piedmont.
Keep reading for instructions.
International Student Application Deadlines
|Semester||Application Opens||Application Deadline: Applying for an F-1 Student Visa from Out of Country||Application Deadline: Transferring from a U.S. Institution OR Applying for Change of Status in U.S.||Latest Date to Report to Central Piedmont (I-20 Program Start Date)||Classes Begin|
|Summer 2021||Mon., Feb. 1, 2021||Mon., April 12, 2021||Mon., April 26, 2021||Mon., May 10, 2021||Mon., May 17, 2021|
|Fall 2021||Mon., April 26, 2021||Mon., July 12, 2021||Mon., July 26, 2021||Mon., Aug. 9, 2021||Mon., Aug. 16, 2021|
|Spring 2022||Mon., Aug. 30, 2021||Mon., Dec. 6, 2021||Mon., Dec. 13, 2021||Tues., Jan. 4, 2022||Mon., Jan. 10, 2022|