International Graduate Applicants

International students (non-US residents or citizens) must apply online and submit the required documents by its deadline. To apply and view individual program details, please visit Graduate Education.

In addition, international students must submit the following documents:

1. Submit your Academic Records

You must submit official transcripts from all colleges attended.  

Foreign Course Evaluation: You must obtain an evaluation of your non-US university transcript(s) from a credential evaluation service that is a member in good standing with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES). You can visit www.naces.org for information about these services. The evaluation reports must be mailed directly to the SUNY Oneonta Graduate Studies Office.

2. Submit English Language Proficiency

IELTS:

Bandwidth Scores of 6.5 or higher (no sub-score below 6.0) - Institution Code 902

TOEFL

79 (iBT); 550 (PBT) - Institution Code 2542

iTEP

3.7

ELS:

112 Level  Enclose copy of your ELS Certificate with application or upon completion of ELS program

 

Exemptions: Students graduated from an accredited college within the USA with an BA or BS, students with two semesters of successful academic coursework including successful completion in a Composition 100 course and in general education courses (humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, mathematics).

3. Submit Financial Documentation

In compliance with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) regulations, all international applicants must provide evidence of sufficient funds available for their studies. Bank statements amounts should total no less than $39,000 USD. Financial documentation must be in English and must be in United States Dollars (USD) or shown at the applicable conversion rate. 

Complete and submit the 

 with original financial documents/banks statements verifying the availability of funding for undergraduate study in the United States.

4. Submit copy of Passport and Visa photo pages

5. Students must also submit a copy of Current I-20 and 

 if currently studying in the United States

Please send transcripts and other application materials to:
Graduate Studies Office
133 Netzer Administration Building
108 Ravine Parkway
Oneonta, New York 13820, USA
Ph: 1-607 436-2523
Fax: 1-607-436-3084
gradstudies@oneonta.edu