Admission Requirements (International Students)

Admission Requirements (International Students)

Policy title

Admission Requirements (International Students)

Financial Aid
Approved by
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Policy statement

International Student: Will attend Nebraska Wesleyan University on a student visa.

Requirements for Admission:
Nebraska Wesleyan admits undergraduate international students based on:

  • Strength of academic transcripts,
  • Minimum of high school diploma/certificate of completion, and
  • Minimum English proficiency exam score, when English is not the student’s primary language

Application Process:
Deadline for receipt of application materials listed below is July 1 for Fall semester and October 1 for Spring semester

  • Application for admission - complete NWU's online app or the Common App
  • Nebraska Wesleyan Financial Certification form (sent via email following submission of application)
  • Official bank statement or scholarship letter showing needed funding
  • Certified copy of high school and/or university transcripts (translated by certified person)
  • Certified copy of high school diploma or certificate of high school completion (translated by certified person)
  • Official score from one of the following English language tests, when English is not applicant’s primary language:

          Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
          Institution code: 6470
          Minimum score: Paper test-525;  Computer test-197; Internet test-71

          International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
          Minimum Score: 5.5

          Society of Testing English Proficiency (STEP) Eiken
          Minimum Score: Pre-1 Level

Mail Financial Certification form, financial documents, transcripts, and other required materials to:

          Office of Admissions
          Nebraska Wesleyan University
          5000 Saint Paul Avenue
          Lincoln, NE 68504-2794