Non-U.S. Citizens and Non-U.S. Permanent ResidentsApplication for Admission
Click here for the online application instructions. You must complete the Non-U.S. Citizen section of the Online Application and indicate your visa type. A passport is required to complete this section. Upon completion of the online application, a signature page is generated that must be submitted for admission to Jefferson State.Photo I.D.
Present original documents in person at Jefferson State for photocopy. Examples include: unexpired I-94 card and visa page, (and unexpired driver’s license, if applicable). Mailed copies must be notarized.Proof of High School Graduation
ONE of the following is required (unless you are transferring from another regionally accredited U.S. college or university):
- High School Transcript - official transcript from accredited U.S. high school with graduation date. OR…
ECE Evaluation – graduates of non-U.S. high schools must submit educational documents to Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc for a General Evaluation. Go to www.ece.org for detailed instructions on how to complete the application. The completed application must be mailed along with required documentation and payment directly to ECE. An official copy of the evaluation must be sent directly from ECE to Jefferson State. We do not accept copies hand delivered by the student.
For evaluation of international college/university coursework, you must request a Catalog Match Evaluation from ECE. Only Catalog Match Evaluations from ECE will be considered for possible transfer credit. Course by Course Evaluations will not be accepted. Please see ECE Instructions under International Forms on this site for additional information.
An official transcript must be sent from each college/university you attended in the U.S. Official transcripts should be sent directly from issuing institutions.