Getting Started

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Basic Information About the Student

After submitting this form, we will help you choose a school, compare costs, and fill out the formal application. There is no cost or commitment to complete the application process.

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Required Documents

Prepare these documents with your application

As you complete the formal application, take a second to make sure that you have all of the documents below available. If there is a problem or a delay with any of these, we ask that you communicate the issue while we are processing your application.

Academic Transcripts
Previous 2 years
Standardized Test Scores
e.g. TOEFL, TOEFL Jr. or iTEP SLATE
Letter's of Recommendation
At least two
A photo of your self
JPEG or PNG, 500px min
Passport
Scanned Copy

Becoming International

Gaining entrance into the United States can be tricky. Here's what we need from you.

  • 1

    Medical Clearance

    Before you can get accepted into a school, you will need to take care of some basic medical assurances.

    Medical examination by your physician (includes physical and mental)

    Get vaccinated: immunization requirements

    Medical insurance is necessary but is provided by EdConnect

  • 2

    Student Visa

    Once you’ve been accepted to a school, they will issue you an I-20 form that you will take to your embassy in order to request an F-1 student visa.

  • 3

    Provide Travel Itinerary

    After selecting a school, please submit your travel dates, times, and airline information to make sure you are greeted at the airport.

Finding the Right Host Family

It’s important to feel at home with your host family.

Every host family is hand-picked, interviewed and prepared to ensure a good match with you. While you’re here, EdConnect and our partner schools will make sure your transition into U.S. family life is smooth.