International Students Admissions Information

Admission Requirements

Information for international students
Type of StudentRequirements

First-Time International College Student

Requesting an F-1 VISA

Examples:

  • Student in home country
  • Students without an I-20    
  • International Student Application  Required - $35 USD nonrefundable application fee
  • Complete and submit I-20 Application Form
  • Copy of passport
  • Complete the Financial Statement Form.   BOTH sponsor and student must sign before submission
  • Submit bank statements (must be within six months)
  • High School transcripts or diploma showing proof of high school graduation, grades, and courses translated into English
  • Proof of English Requirements: Acceptable Waivers

Transferring International College Student

 

Requesting an F-1 VISA

Examples:

  • Students with college credit
  • Students with an I-20

Visiting International College Student
&
attending another institution

All Other International VISA Holders
  • File most appropriate Application  Required - $20 USD nonrefundable application fee
  • Copy of passport & VISA/I-20
  • College Transcripts (If Applicable) or High School transcripts or diploma showing proof of high school graduation translated in English

 

NOTE: All requirements must be met to receive approved I-20. 
I-20 will not be issued if any of these documents are missing.

 

Please Submit all documents to InternationalPrograms@nwacc.edu.

Any questions can be directed to our email or 479-986-4019.

Application & I-20 Deadlines

Tpe of Student Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Semester
Outside the U.S.July 15thDecember 1stMarch 15th
Inside the U.S.August 15thDecember 15thMay 1st

 

Acceptable Waivers