Folder 1: Student Application
Please fill out the application accurately and to the best of your ability.
Folder 2: Acknowledgment Form
Please read the “International Student Acknowledgement & Agreement” and fill in the blanks at the bottom, including your digital signature.
Folder 3: Copy of Passport
Copy of Passport
can your passport and place the files in this folder. Be sure to include your picture, your address (if available), and your visa (if available).
Folder 4: Affidavit of Support (if applicable)
Affidavit of Support (if applicable)
If you need a sponsor to pay your living expenses while you study, your sponsor must fill out and sign the affidavit of support. The minimum support amounts are $24,000 USD for master’s students or $33,000 USD for bachelor’s students (plus $8,000 per dependent, if applicable).
Folder 5: Financial Documentation
As proof that you have sufficient funds to cover your living expenses, please provide a recent digital copy of either your personal bank statement(s) or your sponsor’s bank statement(s). The combined balance(s) must show at least $24,000 USD for master’s students or $33,000 USD for bachelor’s students (plus $8,000 per dependent, if applicable).
Folder 6: Two Letters of Recommendation
Two Letters of Recommendation
Please add digital copies of two letters of recommendation on letterhead, signed within the past year.
Folder 7: Resume-CV
Please add your most up-to-date resume or CV to this folder. It will provide the school with insight into your academic and professional experience and skillset.
Folder 8: English Proficiency
Add proof of your English proficiency. The school accepts TOEFL IBT 79, IELTS 6.0, PTE – Academic 53, English3 66, or an approved Stevens-Henager College English program.
Folder 9: Diploma(s) Transcripts
If you are applying for a master’s degree program, provide digital copies of your bachelor’s diploma and your transcript(s). Send your original degree diploma and transcript to an approved evaluation service.
Folder 10: Statement of Purpose
Statement of Purpose
Write a 500-word essay that states your purpose in applying. At the top of each page, include your full name and proposed field of study. For ease of reading, please use a standard font and font size. A plagiarized essay will result in a rejected application.
Folder 11: Scholarship of Merit Application1
Scholarship of Merit Application1
The International Student Academic Merit Scholarship awards $3,000 USD toward master’s degree tuition or $5,000 USD toward bachelor’s degree tuition. The deadline for completing your scholarship application is one week before your start date. You will receive notification within two months. For more requirements and information, see the application.
Folder 12: Interview
For internal use.