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 student, 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 2022||Mon., Feb. 7, 2022||Mon., April 18, 2022||Mon., April 25, 2022||Wed., May 11, 2022||Wed., May 18, 2022|
|Fall 2022||Mon., April 11, 2022||Mon., July 18, 2022||Mon., July 25, 2022||Mon., Aug. 8, 2022||Mon., Aug. 15, 2022|
|Spring 2023||Mon., Aug. 29, 2022||Mon., Dec. 5, 2022||Mon., Dec. 12, 2022||Tue., Jan.3, 2023||Mon., Jan.9, 2023|