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Graduate

International Graduate Student Admissions Information

Requirements

Applicants must submit the following

  • A Graduate Application
  • Educational Documents: We require official transcripts from each college/university attended.
    • You may opt to use any evaluation services who are a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES)
    • Or use SpanTran our recommended international transcript evaluation service. They have created a custom application for York College that will make sure you select the right kind of evaluation at a discounted rate. 
  • Supporting Documents: Some programs may require additional documentation, such as letters of recommendation, graduate entrance exams, personal statement, etc. Please visit  the Graduate Programs page to view the program specific requirements.
  • Application Fee: $75 USD, non-refundable check or money order - made payable to York College.

Official Translations

If the documents are not issued in English, Official Translations will be required.
Official translations may be obtained from the following:

  • Consulate or embassy of the country that is issuing the document
  • Translation agency
  • Immigrant or refugee association in the U.S. representing the country issuing the document
  • The institution where the student studied
  • Faculty member of the U.S. high school, college, or university (must signify his/her academic department and rank)

All translation must meet the following conditions:

  • Complete and literal (word-for-word) with no attempts to interpret or evaluate the credential
  • Prepared in same format as the original document
  • Typed on business or school letterhead stationery
  • Signed by a translator attesting to familiarity with the foreign language

Obtaining/Maintaining F1 status

If you are currently an international student in F-1 or J-1 status, intend to apply for a student visa outside of the U.S. or change your status to F-1 or J-1, please contact our International Student Advisor

Grace Prescod - International Student Advisor

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