International Freshmen Admissions

INTERNATIONAL FRESHMAN


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Freshman applicants who are completing or have completed their secondary education (high school) and have not yet attended any post-secondary institution (college or university). If you have taken AP, IB or A-level coursework and received college credit, you will still apply as a freshman as long as you have not previously enrolled in another accredited post-secondary institution (college or university).

**Please note that if you are applying for the Fall 2019 semester, are currently located outside of the United States, and are seeking a F1 student visa, we cannot guarantee we will be able to issue an I-20 Certificate of Eligibility if your application and immigration materials were not submitted before June 1st, 2019. Any applications and immigration documents

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APPLICATION PROCESS


  • Apply

    - Apply for admission by submitting the application for undergraduate admissions. Be sure to fill out the application completely, as it will be used to determine the admissibility. Once an application has been started, you will be able to save and continue at any time until submitted. After you have submitted your application, changes cannot be made.

    APPLICATION FEES

    - The non-refundable application fee for international students is $65. Fees cannot be waived for visa holders. A $40 late fee will be required after the admissions deadline. Applications are not complete until the application fee has been paid. Please do not send cash.

    **Please note that if you are applying for the Fall 2019 semester, are currently located outside of the United States, and are seeking a F1 student visa, we cannot guarantee we will be able to issue an I-20 Certificate of Eligibility if your application and immigration materials were not submitted before June 1st, 2019. Any applications and immigration documents submitted after June 1st 2019 will be considered on an individual basis.

  • Deadlines

    - Before submitting your application please be aware of the application deadlines.

  • Required Documents

    - Transcripts (mark sheets, school records, grades) for secondary school (9-12). Official English translations must be provided if the transcripts are only in the native language.

    - Unofficial transcripts are acceptable to complete the admissions application and can be scanned or e-mailed directly to iao@utah.edu.

    - Before starting classes at the University of Utah, students must submit an official copy of their secondary school transcript and proof of graduation directly to the Office of Admissions.

    - If you have taken the GED exam in place of a high school diploma, please have your official GED scores sent directly from the GED website.

    - Official printed transcripts can be dropped off in a closed envelope sealed with adhesive at the International Admissions service window in the Student Services Building (SSB) or mailed to:

                 The University of Utah
                 International Admissions
                 201 South 1460 East, Room 250s
                 Salt Lake City, UT 84112 USA

    *Please do not send official international transcripts via email or fax as they will not be accepted as official.

    - If your international school uses the following electronic transcript services they will be considered official:
                 Credentials Solutions
                 Parchment/Naviance
                 National Student Clearing House
                 E-Scrip-Safe

    *When requesting your transcripts using any of these services please use this email admisstranscripts@utah.edu.

  • Proof of English Proficiency

    - English language proficiency is critical to your success at the University of Utah. Please see how freshman applicants can demonstrate English proficiency.

  • Track Your Application Status

    Your application will be evaluated once we receive a completed application, application fee, and all required documentation. The status of your application can be tracked here.

    Please allow 7-10 business days for the online tracker to reflect newly received materials.