International Students

Are you ready to begin your international experience at Colorado Mesa University?

Colorado Mesa University is committed to making your international student experience in the United States exceptional. With students from more than 35 countries and a student body and campus that welcomes diversity, international students feel well supported from the moment they apply through graduation and beyond.

The International Student Admissions and Programs Office assists with the admission and visa process, offers new students an orientation and welcome activities, and provides international student support services while enrolled at CMU. Academic support, university-wide events, student clubs and other social activities all help you network and develop a sense of belonging and to ensure your academic success as a Colorado Mesa University student.

Are you ready to apply? Choose your student type below to view admission requirements and get your admission process started today!

International Student Perspectives

"CMU gave me the opportunity to dream big; it helped me to realize that there was something bigger out there for me. It also impacted me in the sense that no matter what I am faced with in life I can overcome it and figure it out."-- Gawie, South Africa


"CMU has been a great university for me. I've had the chance to meet really talented professors and very cool friends. The international office organizes so many interesting events. If you are an international student and applying here at CMU, you are applying to the right university." --Bishal, Nepal



EducationUSA centers are the U.S. State Department‘s network of hundreds of advising centers in 170 countries designed to assist local students find the appropriate college or university in the United States.