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International Students

Admission

Undergraduate Students

Director of International Student Services and Enrollment

Director of International Student Services and Enrollment, Center for Global Initiatives

The Application Process:

Traditional Undergraduate (TUG) Associate and Bachelor Programs (Women Only)
Traditional Undergraduate (TUG) NURSING Degrees - ADN, RN to BSN, ABSN, BSN (Co-Ed)
WEC (Weekend/Evening) PROGRAMS – Bachelor (Co-Ed)

  1. Complete the Common Application (First-year students), Transfer Application (Transfer Students), or Weekend Evening Application
  1. Submit transcripts from all previously attended educational institutions, including high school (or equivalent) and colleges or universities. A complete Comprehensive Transcript Evaluation Report also must be submitted by an accredited international evaluation agency.
  2. Submit your English proficiency scores, which must have been achieved within the last two calendar years. The minimum proficiency test score requirements are:
    • TOEFL: 79 iBT (Our college CEEB code is 4493.)
    • IELTS: Band 6.5
    • Duolingo: 100
    • ITEP: 3.8
    • APIEL: 3
    • PTE-A: 54

Note: Students who score 510 or higher on the Evidence Based Reading & Writing section of the SAT or have received a "C" grade or better in a college-level, non-ESL English composition course at an accredited U.S. college or university are exempt from the proficiency test score requirement.

F-1 International Traditional Undergraduate students (TUG programs) and Weekend Evening (WEC programs) students are eligible to receive an annual International Merit Scholarship. For more questions regarding International Merit Scholarship, please send your inquiries to jhamaki@msmu.edu.


Next Steps

After you have been officially admitted to MSMU, then you must submit the following additional documents to jhamaki@msmu.edu to start on your SEVIS I-20 issuance process:

  1. A Copy of your MSMU Acceptance Letter
  2. A Copy of your Passport Biographical Information (Photo) Page
  3. A Copy of your/your parent/your sponsor’s Official Bank Statement (Please refer to your Estimated Program Expenses on the ISD Form)
  4. International Student Data (ISD) Form
  5. A Copy of your F-1 Visa Page (For F-1 SEVIS Transfers Only)
  6. A Copy of your I-94 (For F-1 SEVIS Transfers & Status Change to F-1 Applicants)

***If you are submitting your parent or your sponsor’s bank statement, then the bank account holder must sign the “Affidavit of Support” Section of the ISD Form.

For additional inquiries, please contact our Director of International Student Services and Enrollment at jhamaki@msmu.edu.