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For U.S. Immigrant and Customs Enforcement (ICE) information on being a legal resident in the United States as an international student, review the ICE ten steps process.

International Student Application Deadline Dates:

  • Spring – Dec. 1
  • Fall – July 1
  • Summer – April 1

If you live in a country other than the United States and would like to gain admission and enroll in classes at Rogers State University, please follow these easy steps below.

Step 1:

Step 2:

Submit all necessary admission documents.

  • Submit translated high school transcript
  • Submit course-by-course evaluated college/university transcript
    • RSU recommends SpanTran but we can accept any NACES accredited evaluation company.  
    • If the official transcript is issued by an institution in a language other than English, RSU requires the official, original language document as well as an official, or certified, English translation from an authorized credential evaluation service/agency. Please follow the SpanTran link above to access the custom application for RSU that will make sure you select the right kind of evaluation at a discounted rate.
  • Submit I-20 packet
  • Submit Demonstration of English Proficiency
    • Duolingo English Test
      • The Duolingo English Test is an online English proficiency test that can be taken online, on-demand, in under an hour for only $49. The test is taken via a computer with a camera and includes a proficiency score, video interview, and writing sample which are shared with Rogers State University when you send your results. Certified results are available within 48 hours of the test session.
    • Graduate from an accredited high school in one of the following countries:
      • Anguilla; Antigua & Barbuda; Australia; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize (British Honduras); Bermuda; British Virgin Islands; Canada (except Quebec); Channel Islands; Dominica; Falkland Island; Grenada; Guam (U.S. Citizens); Guemsey; Guyana (not Ghana in Africa); Ireland; Jamaica; Jersey; Mauritius; Montserray; New Zealand; St. Kitts and Nevis (St. Christopher and Nevis); St. Lucia; St. Vincent and the Grenadines; South Africa; Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Islands; United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland); U.S. Virgin Islands.
    • Official TOEFL score:
      • 500+ on the written examination
      • 173+ on the computerized examination
      • 61+ on the Internet-based examination
      • 460+ on the written examination,
      • Completion of a 12-week Intensive English Program (IEP) approved by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
        • Lesser scores of 140+ on the computerized examination or 48+ on the Internet-based examination can be accepted after this option if followed immediately by enrollment at RSU.
    • Official IELTS score of 5.5+
  • Submit Official Passport
  • Submit Proof of Housing
  • Submit Immunization Records
    • documentation of immunization against hepatitis B, measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR), or waiver to Student Health Center.
  • FOR TRANSFERS:

Step 3

  • Once admitted, you will receive a form I-20 travel document.
    • The I-20 form is the certificate from RSU of eligibility, proof you have been accepted into a full course of study at an approved institution in the United States.
    • After you have an I-20, you need to pay the SEVIS fee.
    • The I-901 shows you have paid the SEVIS fee ($200). You must print and keep this receipt.

Step 4

Step 5

Please contact Kaitlin Tyrell ([email protected]) for more information.