Welcome to Arkansas State University!

How to Apply

Incoming international freshmen must follow the steps below to be admitted:

1. Meet the Admission Criteria

Review the admission criteria linked below to make sure you are a candidate for admission.

View the international undergraduate admission criteria >>  

2. Complete the international student application

Complete the international student application >>   

3. Submit the application fee

The application fee for undergraduate programs is $40 USD.  No wire transfers or application fee waivers.

4. If transferring, submit a clearance form

If you attended or are attending a U.S. academic institution (including language programs) you must submit the A-State international student transfer clearance form.

Download the international student transfer clearance form >>   

5. Submit a bank letter

Submit an original or official financial/bank letter or statement in english issued by a bank or financial institution, along with a sponsorship letter from the sponsor. Financial and sponsorship documents must prove cash assets of at least $21,000 USD.

6. Submit a copy of your passport

Please include a copy of your passport in your admission application packet.

7. Submit proof of two MMR immunizations

MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) immunization records are required to register for classes. Failure to submit proof will result in the student taking these shots upon arrival at A-State. 

8. Submit high school diploma

Official Copy of High School Diploma and transcript in native language with translation in English.

9. Agreement To Submit Official Documents Upon Arrival


10.Scan and send your admissions material to A-State

Scan required documents using this link