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International Students

AAMU is committed to serving a diverse population of students from not only the United States, but the world. To learn more on how to apply to AAMU as an international student, please pay close attention to the instructions below.

The following information and materials must be in the Office of Community College Relations and Global Initiatives before an application for admission can be completely processed:

  1. An official high school transcript (or equivalent) or leaving certificate translated in English.
  2. Official letter of recommendation from principal, counselor or college advisor.
  3. AAMU requires a minimum GPA of 2.0 and waives test requirements for (acceptance only) for the 2021 terms. Test scores will be required for scholarship eligibility.
  4. Official results of the Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL), unless English is spoken as a native language.  

Paper based score = 500 or above; Computer based = 178 or above; and Internet based = 61 or above.  If applicant has successfully completed one year's college coursework in an English-speaking country, the TOEFL requirement may be waived.  The institution code is #1003.

5. Official Local Exam Council Report (WAEC, O Level, GCE or etc).

6. Official Affidavit of Support from sponsor, with seal or notarized (Please complete ALL three pages).

  1. Official Bank Financial Statement from sponsor bank. This document must be on bank letterhead and signed by a bank official. Please convert your currency in USD currency in the body of the bank letter or statement and have the document seal or notarized by the bank official and signed.

Please note:  An 1-20 form will not be provided until all admissions requirements have been met and the required deposits submitted for one academic year. Financial aid and academic scholarships are NOT available to international students on "F-1" visas.​ 

 

  1. An Affidavit of Support from sponsor, with seal or notarized and an official transcript from each institution attended.
  2. The results of the Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL), unless English is spoken as a native language. A score of 500 is required.  If applicant has successfully completed one year's college coursework in an English speaking country, the TOEFL requirement may be waived.
  3. A letter of recommendation from principal, counselor or college advisor or a letter of recommendation from the Dean of Students or Advisor at the school from which applicant is transferring.
  4. In order to receive transfer credits from non-U.S. institutions, ALL transcripts must be first sent to the World Education Services, P.0. Box 5087, Bowling Green Station, New York, NY 10274-5087, USA for evaluation on a comprehensive course-by-course report. You may also apply online at www.wes.org . To receive these transfer credits, a (course-by-course) evaluation must be done prior to entering the University.

Please note:  An 1-20 form will not be provided until all admissions requirements have been met and the required deposits submitted for one academic year. Financial aid and academic scholarships are NOT available to international students on "F-1" visas.​

Please contact the Community Colleges Relations & Global Initiatives for more information.