International Students

International Students

I am not currently a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.   

Admission Requirements

International applicants must meet standard university admission requirements.

Freshman

  • High school curriculum from an accredited secondary school

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50 GPA on a 4.0 scale in high school coursework

Transfer

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all transfer coursework

Graduate

  • Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 minimum GPA in the final two years or approximately the last 60 credit hours

Some programs may have additional admission requirements. Visit the program webpage for more information.

Don’t meet admission requirements? Contact an online admissions representative at online@k-state.edu or 800-622-2578 to find out about other pathways into K-State. You may be eligible for conditional admission.

Deadlines and Fees

Undergraduate International Application Deadlines

  • Fall semester (begins in late August): Aug. 1

  • Spring semester (begins in late January): Jan. 1

  • Summer semester (begins in late May): May 1

Graduate International Application Deadlines

  • Fall semester (begins in late August): Jan. 8

  • Spring semester (begins in late January): Aug. 1

  • Summer semester (begins in late May): Dec. 1

International Application Fee

  • Undergraduate Applicants: $80

  • Graduate Applicants: $75

Apply

Undergraduate Application
Graduate Application

Request Documentation

Freshman: Request your official high school transcript or GED equivalent and college transcripts from each institution attended be sent to the Office of Admissions (contact information below).

Transfer: Request your official college transcripts from each institution attended be sent to the Office of Admissions (contact information below).

Office of Admissions
Kansas State University
119 Anderson Hall
919 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102
Fax: 785-532-6393
Electronic transcript provider: k-state@k-state.edu
 

Student-issued or personal copies of transcripts or test scores are not considered official records and will not be accepted.

Graduate: All supplemental documents will be requested as you fill out the application. Please upload all materials directly into the application. Unofficial transcripts must be obtained from each institution attended. Some programs may have unique documentation requirements.

English Language Proficiency

If your primary language is not English, you must submit proof of English proficiency during the application process by providing any one of the following official minimum test scores:

 

Undergraduate Exceptions: If you have completed four years in a U.S. high school with grades of C or better in all college preparatory English courses or have earned 24 credit hours from a regionally accredited U.S. institution with grades of C or better in English Composition I and II, you are not required to take any of the above English language proficiency exams.

 

Graduate Exceptions: If you have received a degree in the last two years from a U.S. college or university, you are not required to take any of the above English language proficiency exams.

Check Application Status

Once your application, application fee and additional required documentation are received, your application will be reviewed. All items must be received by the application deadline. It takes 4-6 weeks for an application to be processed once all materials have been received.

To check on the status of your application, contact an online admissions representative at online@k-state.edu or 800-622-2578.