Admission Procedures for International Students

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Application Deadlines

Undergraduate Applicants (First-Year Students)

Applicants are persons that have completed, or are about to complete, their secondary school or high school education and who have not yet attended any college or university.

Undergraduate Transfer Applicants

Undergraduate Transfer applicants are persons who have completed some academic work at an accredited college or university, after graduating from secondary or high school, and wish to transfer to Arkansas Tech University.

Graduate Applicants

Applicants are persons who have completed an undergraduate degree at an accredited four-year college or university and wish to purse a Masters degree.


Age Requirement Information

All international applicants must be at least 18 years of age by the end of their first semester. For Fall applicants, you must turn 18 by January 1st after your first semester. For Spring applicants, you must turn 18 by June 1st after your first semester. Please do not submit an application for admission for a term in which you do not meet the age requirements. Application fees will not be refunded.

MMR Requirements

All students must have 2 MMR vaccinations (Mumps, Measles, and Rubella.) We encourage all international students to receive at least one MMR shot before they come to the US. The International Student Services will require a shot record to prove the student has been given the MMR. Please provide a copy of your immunization record and English translation to the ISS upon arrival.