International Students Admissions Information

 

International Students Cost for Attendance

 

Admission Requirements

International Admission Application should only be used by applicants who want an F-1 student Visa with NWACC.  If you do not have or need assistance with a student visa, apply through the domestic admissions application.

 

  • International Student Application Required - $35 USD nonrefundable application fee
  • Complete and submit I-20 Application Form
  • Copy of passport
  • Complete the Financial Statement FormBOTH sponsor and student must sign before submission
  • Submit bank statements (must be within six months)
  • High School transcripts showing proof of high school graduation translated in English
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • Proof of English Requirements (TOEFL, IELTS, Approved ELS level or College Transcripts)
    • TOEFL Institutional Code for NorthWest Arkansas Community College is: 9754
    • TOEFL Score: Paper based: 500; Computer based: 173; Internet based: 61
    • IELTS-International English Language Testing System: Score required: 5.0

 

I-20 will be issued only after these requirements are met.

International Student Orientation

All International students must attend International Orientation.  Orientation session occur the week before classes start.  Please email internationalprograms@nwacc.edu to inquire on future dates.

Application Deadline Guidelines:

Student Type Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Semester
Outside USJuly 15December 1March 15
Transfer StudentAugust 15December 15May 1

 

Send documents to

Mail:

NorthWest Arkansas Community College
International Programs Office
One College Drive
Bentonville, AR  72712
USA

 

Email - documents can be scanned and sent via email to InternationalPrograms@nwacc.edu