Admission Requirements for International Students
by sjice001 — last modified Sep 28, 2010 11:43 AM
The directions below are specific to international students who will complete an academic program from their home country and will not enter the United States. If you plan to enter the U.S. for coursework or for graduation, visit the undergraduate or graduate international student information websites for a list of requirements.
International students should submit all documentation by the following priority application deadlines:
To see minimum standards for admission (i.e., required grade point average and test scores), visit the web site of your degree program.
Apply for admission
Submit your academic record
All academic credentials not in English must be accompanied with a notarized verbatim English translation in addition to official transcripts.
Undergraduate applicants who have attended post-secondary schools, colleges, universities, or professional institutions outside the United States must submit their academic records to World Education Services or Educational Credentials Evaluators for a “course-by-course evaluation.” An application for evaluation and a list of services and fees is available at www.WES.org or www.ECE.org.
All academic credentials should be mailed directly to the respective admissions offices:
Undergraduate Applicants: Office of Admissions, Dept. AO, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292 USA
Graduate Applicants: Graduate Admissions, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292 USA
Prove English proficiency
Submit test scores
Graduate applicants must take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Consult the website of your degree program to learn the requirements for your department. Information and registration material may be obtained at www.gre.org or by writing GRE, Educational Testing Service, Box 955, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA.