International Students

Undergraduate Applicants
International undergraduate students complete the standard undergraduate application. Additional documentation is required. Make sure to fully review the requirements before submitting your application.

Graduate Applicants
Applications for graduate programs are accepted from students who currently hold a bachelor’s degree, or greater, from an accredited institution in the US or government-recognized school outside the US.

Review commonly-asked questions about graduate programs and international admissions. Learn more about international scholarships.

Additional Documentation Requirements
Applicants whose native language is not English must submit proof of English proficiency.

International transfer candidates must submit transcripts, marks sheets, diplomas or certificates from all post-secondary institutions attended, along with course descriptions for transfer review. A Transfer Release Form (completed by the foreign student advisor at the institution you last attended) is required prior to receiving a Form I-20.

All documents written in a foreign language must be accompanied by a notarized English translation. Keep copies of all documents sent to the university.

International Student Services will guide you through the pre-arrival and arrival process, including obtaining a student visa.

Pre-MBA Program for International Students
JWU’s Pre-MBA program is designed for outstanding international students who have completed a 3-year bachelor’s degree but may need additional credits to equate to a 4-year degree.

Through our schedule of courses, you will complete subjects that fulfill MBA program prerequisites.
Business/Commerce Major Catalog Course Information
Non Business Major Catalog Course Information

Upon successful completion of this program, you may enroll directly into one of JWU’s graduate MBA programs.

For complete details, courses and requirements, email Graduate Admissions or call 401-598-1015.

International Student Services

JWU's International Student Services (ISS) is here to help you acclimate to college life. We offer advice, sponsor events and trips, and help you adapt to your new life at JWU. read more