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International Undergraduate Admissions Process

In order to be considered for admission to Kansas Wesleyan University, interested students must complete the following steps.

1. Complete an Application for Admission- click here.  

Upon completion of your application of admission, you must provide verification of financial resources showing your ability to cover your KWU expenses. A certified bank letter showing available funds converted to US currency is acceptable, or provide bank statements for the previous 6 months prior to the term of enrollment.

2. Submit your official evaluated transcripts to the Office of Admissions

All foreign high school/college transcripts must be evaluated by one of the following agencies in order to determine if you have met the First-Time Freshmen or Transfer grade point average required for admission. Transcript evaluations, along with your certified High School/College transcript copies, must be submitted to the Office of Admissions before the listed international admissions enrollment term deadline.

*Please note, that a “course by course evaluation” is required.

World Education Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 5087
Bowling Green Station
New York, NY 10274-5087
Phone: (212) 966-6311
Fax: (212) 739-6100
Website: www.wes.org
 

Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.
P.O. Box 514070
Milwaukee, WI 53203-3470
Phone: (414) 289-3400
Fax: (414) 289-3411
Website: www.ece.org
 

Span Tran Educational Services, Inc.
2400 Augusta Dr., Suite 451
Houston, TX 77057
Phone: (713) 266-8805
Fax: (713) 789.6022
Website: www.spantran.com
 

3. Proof of English Proficiency

  • Submit official TOEFL or IELTS scores if English is not the primary language in your country.
  •  Required TOEFL/IELTS scores for admissions

(Applicants must meet one of listed scores):

  • TOEFL Paper Based Score: 500
  • TOEFL Internet Based Score: 61
  • IELTS Score: 5.0

 *Note:TOEFL scores are only valid for 2 years from test date.

International Applicants coming from English speaking countries will be required to meet the regular admissions requirement scores for the American College Test (ACT) or Student Achievement Test (SAT).

  • A minimum ACT composite score of 18 or SAT composite score (Critical Reading + Math): 860 are required for admissions acceptance.

For athletic eligibility, the ACT/SAT test results must come from official test centers on the national testing dates.   Please visit American College Test website at:  www.actstudent.org/ , or the Student Achievement Test site: www.sat.collegeboard.org/home, for more information regarding national testing dates.  Also, make sure to visit the NAIA website regarding international athletic eligibility requirements at: www.playnaia.org/.

Undergraduate Admissions Deadline:

Fall Semester: July 1st
Spring Semester: November 1st

Please note that international applicants who graduated from a US High School, or attended an accredited US College/University for more than one year, are not required to submit proof of English proficiency. However, all applicants are required to provide verification of financial support, along with official transcripts from previous institutions attended.  Also, admission into Kansas Wesleyan University is based upon the regular admissions standards for First-time or Transfer students depending on the applicant’s classification of status.

For more information regarding the international undergraduate admission process, please contact Mrs. Jessica Fuller, International Admissions Counselor, via email at: jessica.fuller@kwu.edu

International Graduate Admissions Process

 1. Complete a Graduate Admissions Application online: click here.

Submit proof of financial resources demonstrating ability to cover your Graduate School costs including tuition, fees, books and supplies, housing, travel, health insurance, and emergency funds.  KWU cannot consider your application until this documentation arrives.  A certified bank letter showing available funds converted to US currency is acceptable, or provide bank statements for the previous 6 months prior to the term of enrollment.

 2. Submit your official evaluated transcripts to the Office of Admissions

All foreign college transcripts must be evaluated by one of the following agencies in order to determine if you meet the required graduate grade point average. An undergraduate GPA of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 Scale is required for graduate admission.

*Please note, that a “course by course evaluation is required.

World Education Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 5087
Bowling Green Station
New York, NY 10274-5087
Phone: (212) 966-6311
Fax: (212) 739-6100
Website: www.wes.org

Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.
P.O. Box 514070
Milwaukee, WI 53203-3470
Phone: (414) 289-3400
Fax: (414) 289-3411
Website: www.ece.org

Span Tran Educational Services, Inc.
2400 Augusta Dr., Suite 451
Houston, TX 77057
Phone: (713) 266-8805
Fax: (713) 789.6022
Website: www.spantran.com

3. Proof of English Proficiency

  • Submit official TOEFL or IELTS scores if English is not the primary language in your country.
  • Required TOEFL/IELTS scores for admissions

(Applicants must meet one of listed scores):

  • TOEFL Paper Based Score: 550
  • TOEFL Internet Based Score: 79
  • IELTS Score: 6.0

Note: TOEFL scores are only valid for 2 years from test date.

International applicants who are coming from English speaking countries or who have graduated from an accredited US College/University are not required to submit proof of English proficiency. However, all applicants are required to provide verification of financial support, along with official transcripts from previous institutions attended, before their admissions file can be reviewed for graduate admissions.

Graduate Admissions Deadline:

Fall Semester: July 1st
Spring Semester: November 1st

For more information regarding the international graduate admissions process, please contact Mr. Daniel Botz, Director of MBA Program, via email at: dbotz@kwu.edu, or visit the MBA Admissions and Policy website by clicking here.