International Study Center



Find out about how to apply, fees, supporting documents, and what to do before you arrive in the USA. You can apply to Oglethorpe University International Study Center online or through a local agent.

Applying to Study Abroad

If you are applying through a local agent please ask them for an application form. When you have completed and sent your application we will contact your agent to discuss what documents you need in support of your application. We will let your agent know how to send them to us.

Admission Process

Our Student Enrolment Advisers will contact you once we have received and reviewed your study abroad application. They will explain which additional documents we need from you and how to send them to us.

Once You Receive Your University Offer:

Confirm your place

To confirm you will need to sign the Acceptance of Offer documents and pay the enrollment deposit. When you receive the I-20, you will need to pay SEVIS fee and schedule your visa appointment.

Before you Arrive

Please notify us when you receive your visa and submit your accommodation request and documents.

You may need to request the original or official academic records from your previous institutions to bring with you.

Be sure to review your arrival information too. Once you receive this, please contact the International Study Center for transportation information to Oglethorpe University.

When you Arrive

You will need to bring your original official academic records (including previous university academic records, in sealed envelopes with the school stamp or seal) to the ISC when you register.

Entry Requirements

Discover the academic and English language requirements you'll need to achieve before you study International Year at Oglethorpe.

How Much Does It Cost?

By studying the International Year you will study for the same length of time as a domestic student, saving money by progressing directly to the second year of you degree.

Apply Now

Fill in our application form to start your journey to Oglethorpe. A Student Enrollment Advisor will guide you as we progress your application.

What Documents Do You Need?

During your application process, and when you arrive, you will need to ave a selection of documents to ensure you start your studies smoothly.

Before You Arrive

Every student has questions about arriving at university and what happens next, we have answered some of the most frequently asked questions.