International Students

Who is Considered an International Student?

All visa holders with foreign nationality, asylees, refugees, TPS and those pending U.S. permanent residency

International Application Steps

Which Application Do I Submit?

International First Year (Freshman)

  • Must have completed the equivalent of a U.S. high school diploma in home country
  • Students who have not earned any post-secondary credit or have earned less than 12.0 transferable credit hours from a regionally accredited university or college
  • Have a 2.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale. GPA for non U.S. coursework is determined upon completion of the credential evaluation
  • SAT or ACT scores for those graduating from a U.S. high school

See First Year Admissions Requirements for additional information

International Transfer

  • Students who have earned 12.0 or more transferable credit hours from a regionally accredited university or college.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. GPA for non U.S. coursework is determined upon completion of the credential evaluation

International Graduate

  • Hold an earned bachelor's degree from a U.S. college or university accredited by a regional accrediting agency, or an equivalent degree from a foreign college or university
  • See Programs, Majors & Degrees for master’s degrees specific program requirements

Page last updated 12:59 PM, February 15, 2018