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FACULTY/STAFF > DEPARTMENTS & OFFICES > CENTER FOR GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT > INTERNATIONAL AND EXCHANGE STUDENT SERVICES (IESS) > PRE-DEPARTURE - YOU HAVE YOUR I-20 OR DS2019
Pre-Departure - You Have Your I-20 or DS-2019


Now that you have your I-20 or DS-2019, there are a few more things that you must do before leaving for Robert Morris University.


Which Program are you seeking?


Undergraduate Graduate




Undergraduate


I-20 (F-1 Visa)



DS-2019 (J-1 Visa)


1. ) Activating Your RMU Student Account Online

This will give you access to your RMU email, financial status, checksheet, freedom card, housing, etc.

2.) Housing Information

After you have activated your RMU Student Account, begin applying for your housing contract. On-campus housing space is limited, apply NOW!

3.) Medical Form

Please complete the Health Form and return it to the Health Services Department (please note that part of this form must be completed by a physician). You must have the form completed in your home country and ready to give to us at Robert Morris University.

4.) Health Insurance

Every F-1 international student is required to have health insurance. If you already have a health care provider who will cover you while studying overseas at Robert Morris University, you need to provide that information.

The University does provide a health care carrier for those students who do not have coverage. International students will be enrolled in this insurance upon registration at RMU if proof of other insurance is not provided and the premium amount will be posted to your account.

5.) Parking Pass (Optional)

If you have a car here at RMU and want to park on campus, you must register for a parking pass. You can register here.


1. ) Activating Your RMU Student Account Online

This will give you access to your RMU email, financial status, checksheet, freedom card, housing, etc.

2.) Housing Information

After you have activated your RMU Student Account, begin applying for your housing contract. On-campus housing space is limited, apply NOW!

3.) Medical Form

Please complete the Health Form and return it to the Health Services Department (please note that part of this form must be completed by a physician). You must have the form completed in your home country and ready to give to us at Robert Morris University.

4.) Health Insurance

Every J-1 international student is required to have health insurance. If you already have a health care provider who will cover you while studying overseas at Robert Morris University, you need to provide that information.

The University does provide a health care carrier for those students who do not have coverage. International students will be enrolled in this insurance upon registration at RMU if proof of other insurance is not provided and the premium amount will be posted to your account.

5.) Course Registration Form

You must complete a Course Registration Form before you arrive. In this form, you choose which courses you would like to take at RMU. This is to ensure that you will receieve credit at your home university.

6.) Airport Transportation Form

This form, offered only to J-1 Visa students, allows you to be picked up at the airport, and taken to campus. Please complete this form and return it to us before the specified date.

7.) Parking Pass (Optional)

If you have a car here at RMU and want to park on campus, you must register for a parking pass. You can register here.


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Graduate


I-20 (F-1 Visa)



DS-2019 (J-1 Visa)


1. ) Activating Your RMU Student Account Online

This will give you access to your RMU email, financial status, checksheet, freedom card, housing, etc.

2.) Medical Form

Please complete the Health Form and return it to the Health Services Department (please note that part of this form must be completed by a physician). You must have the form completed in your home country and ready to give to us at Robert Morris University.

3.) Health Insurance

Every F-1 international student is required to have health insurance. If you already have a health care provider who will cover you while studying overseas at Robert Morris University, you need to provide that information.

The University does provide a health care carrier for those students who do not have coverage. International students will be enrolled in this insurance upon registration at RMU if proof of other insurance is not provided and the premium amount will be posted to your account.


4.) Parking Pass (Optional)

If you have a car here at RMU and want to park on campus, you must register for a parking pass. You can register here.



1. ) Activating Your RMU Student Account Online

This will give you access to your RMU email, financial status, checksheet, freedom card, housing, etc.

2.) Medical Form

Please complete the Health Form and return it to the Health Services Department (please note that part of this form must be completed by a physician). You must have the form completed in your home country and ready to give to us at Robert Morris University.

3.) Health Insurance

Every J-1 international student is required to have health insurance. If you already have a health care provider who will cover you while studying overseas at Robert Morris University, you need to provide that information.

The University does provide a health care carrier for those students who do not have coverage. International students will be enrolled in this insurance upon registration at RMU if proof of other insurance is not provided and the premium amount will be posted to your account.


4.) Course Registration Form

You must complete a Course Registration Form before you arrive. In this form, you choose which courses you would like to take at RMU. This is to ensure that you will receieve credit at your home university.

5.) Airport Transportation Form

This form, offered only to J-1 Visa students, allows you to be picked up at the airport, and taken to campus. Please complete this form and return it to us before the specified date.

6.) Parking Pass (Optional)

If you have a car here at RMU and want to park on campus, you must register for a parking pass. You can register here.


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