International Students

A photo of several flags representing different countries around the world. A photo of several country flags from around the world.

International Student Admissions Requirements

International students must comply with all the general admissions requirements indicated above and must also submit the following:

  • Submit official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended (including U.S. universities)
  • All transcripts and diplomas must be in their original language with a certified English translation of both the transcript and the diploma
  • Photocopies of all diplomas
  • Copy of passport
  • Bank statement or sponsorship letter within the last six (6) months 
  • Official scores for the TOEFL or IELTS exam

International applicants must take the GRE. Those students whose native language is not English must take the TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score is 550 (paper-based) or 80 (IBT). The IELTS is now also accepted. The minimum passing score is 6.5.

For more information please visit both the International Students webpage and the International Applicants for the College of Arts and Sciences webpage on the Graduate School website. We also encourage applicants to visit the International Student and Scholar Services website.