Thank you for your interest in Vanguard University.

International students must be enrolled full-time and maintain a minimum of 12 credits each semester. International students are not eligible for any financial aid with the exception of institutional talent scholarships.

Application Deadlines

Spring Semester

  • October 1, preferred deadline

Fall Semester

  • June 1, preferred deadline

International students must submit the following requirements:

  1. Online Application.  You may also download a PDF version of the application. 
  2. $45 non-refundable application fee. Can be paid via cash, check, money order or Visa or MasterCard credit card.
  3. Pastoral Reference
  4. Transcript Request Form
  5. Official Transcript(s) – all transcripts reflecting prior coursework must be submitted. Transcripts must be evaluated, not just translated, by an official agency.
  6. Official TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores. The minimum TOEFL score requirement is 80 on the internet version.
  7. Affidavit of Financial Support – If supported by personal and/or family funds, submit this form with an original bank statement in U.S. currency reflecting bank balance availability of the total amount listed below. If sponsored by a government or other official agency, an official letter stating that the funding and/or scholarship is valid for use at Vanguard University must be submitted.
  8. Copy of Valid Passport
  9. Students applying within the U.S. – must submit copies of their visa, I-94, and if on a student visa, copies of their I-20 A-B Form.