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International Student Application Procedure

Centralia College welcomes applications from international students. Admission to the college involves meeting visa requirements. To apply for admission, follow the procedures below.

Intensive English Program (IEP)

  1. NO TOEFL required for admission into the Intensive English Program.
  2. ____ International Student Application Form (signed & dated)
  3. ____ U.S. $50 non-refundable application fee
  4. ____ Official bank statement (Total funds available must be equal to or above those required for one academic year at Centralia College. Bank statements must be less than 6 months old prior to admission.)
  5. ____ Official transcripts from all high schools, colleges, or universities attended
  6. ____ Copy of passport

Academic Programs (College-level)

  1. ____ International Student Application Form (signed & dated)
  2. ____ U.S. $50 non-refundable application fee
  3. ____ Official bank statement (Total funds available must be equal to or above those required for one academic year at Centralia College. Bank statements must be less than 6 months old prior to admission.)
  4. ____ Official transcripts from all high schools, colleges, or universities attended
  5. ____ TOEFL, IELTS, or STEP EIKEN test scores [TOEFL score of 500 (paper), 173 (computer) or 61 (internet), IELTS 5.5 or higher, or STEP EIKEN Grade Pre-1 or higher may take the college-level placement exam upon acceptance. The college placement exam will determine your ability to enroll in academic courses.]
  6. Copy of passport

Important Information for Students Applying for F-1 Visas

All students applying for F or M visas are required to pay a SEVIS fee before entering the United States. For information on current fees and how to pay them please visit the following websites:
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Homeland Security - Study in the States

Transfer Students within the U.S.

  1. ____ International Student Application Form (signed & dated)
  2. ____ U.S. $50 non-refundable application fee
  3. ____ Official bank statement (Total funds available must be equal to or above those required for one academic year at Centralia College. Bank statements must be less than 6 months old prior to admission.)
  4. ____ Official transcripts from all high schools, colleges, or universities attended
  5. ____ NO TOEFL for entry into IEP
  6. ____ TOEFL, IELTS, or STEP EIKEN test scores [TOEFL score of 500 (paper), 173 (computer) or 61 (internet), IELTS 5.5 or higher, or STEP EIKEN Grade Pre-1 or higher may take the college-level placement exam upon acceptance. The college placement exam will determine your ability to enroll in academic courses.]
  7. ____ International Student Advisor Report (transfer-in form)
  8. ____ Copies of passport, visa, and previous I-20s
An I-20 (immigration document) will be issued to the student upon acceptance to Centralia College. Acceptance is granted after all required documents have been submitted to the International Programs Office and approved.

Application Deadlines

International applicants must submit a completed application along with all required documentation by Aug. 1 for the fall term, Nov. 1 for the winter term, Feb. 1 for the spring term, and May 1 for the summer term.

Application Form

Download the International Student Application FormAbout PDF documents
Email the completed form to: intl@centralia.edu
OR
Mail the completed form to:
Centralia College
International Programs
600 Centralia College Blvd
Centralia, WA 98531-4099
USA

Send inquiries to:

International Programs
Centralia College
600 Centralia College Blvd.
Centralia WA 98531-4099 USA
intl@centralia.edu
Phone: +1 (360) 736-9391, ext. 492