We are excited that you are considering Emory & Henry College to be your home away from home! We welcome applications from international students and below you will find information related to admission, scholarships and requirements for your student visa.and requirements for your student visa.

International First-year Student Application

International Transfer Student Application

To apply for admission to Emory & Henry College, you must complete our international student application and submit all required materials/documentation prior to these deadline dates

  •  May 1 for the fall semester that begins mid-August

  • November 1 for the spring semester that begins mid-January.

 International Application Requirements:

  1. Complete and submit the E&H Online Application for First-Year International Admission or Transfer International Admission or the Common Application - along with the required $50 application fee. 

  2. Secondary School Transcripts

    • These must be translated into English and be official transcripts of all school work completed beyond the eight grade year of school - official records for the equivalent of American secondary school grades 9, 10, 11, and 12.
    • Typically, you should request the principal officer of your secondary school to send the official transcripts to the Director of International Admissions at Emory & Henry College. To be official, documents must be an original or a certified copy. Copies must be certified after the reproduction has been made.
  3. Standardized Test Scores

    • An official report of your tests of English as a foreign language. Emory & Henry recognizes:
      • IELTS - Minimum Band 6
      • TOEFL - Minimum 78/79
      • SAT - E&H code: 5185
      • ACT - E&H code: 4350
      • The Standardized Test requirement will be waived for students who spend one or more years as an exchange student in an American high school, or whose secondary education includes English as a required foreign language and have achieved appropriate grade-point scores indicating competency with written, verbal and oral English language skills.
  4. Letter of Recommendation

    • Must be submitted by a teacher, headmaster or guidance official.
  5. International Student Financial Information

    • Not required until after your acceptance to Emory & Henry College
    • Student Financial Statement Form
    • A notarized bank statement showing enough financial support to afford at least the first year of study after any scholarships have been applied. 

What’s Next?

  • Once you pay your enrollment deposit we will send the official acceptance letter, the I-20 student visa application, along with other information related to the next steps you will need to take to register for classes, arrange for a residence hall assignment, and transition to life as an Emory & Henry College student. A non-refundable $200 enrollment commitment deposit is required of all new students. Note: We do not send the I-20 form until you have paid your deposit.