Earn a GU Degree - Undergraduate - How to Apply

How to Apply - International Undergraduate

Applicants to GU undergraduate programs who require non-immigrant, student visas will be assessed to ensure that they meet the requirements for academics, English language proficiency, and have the financial resources required.

Application Materials

NOTE: International students graduating from a U.S. high school are not required to submit English verification documents.

All necessary documents can be emailed to [email protected]. Any additional supporting documents can be emailed to [email protected] and will be added to your application.

Submit official test scores using one of the codes below:

  • TOEFL – 1256

  • IELTS – Select Greenville University (GU)  from the institution list. Scanned score reports with TRF number can be uploaded through your self-service online application center.


Tracking your application status

You can check on the status of your application by emailing  [email protected].

We receive a large number of applications and materials during the peak admissions period (November-May). Please allow approximately 5 business days from the date we receive your official academic records to enable us to process these documents and match them to your application in our system.

Once you submit your application, you will begin to receive email notifications regarding missing transcripts and other materials required. Make sure to check the email address you provided on the application.

After Acceptance:

You will be asked to provide a 300 USD deposit/fee to secure your place at Greenville, 200 USD will be applied to your semester tuition bill, and 100 USD is the Immigration Document Mailing fee. The deposit is payable by check, credit card, money order, or wire transfer via Flywire. Instructions for using Flywire can be found here.

After Deposit:

Once your deposit has been received, the International Admissions Counselor will issue an I-20 for you to schedule an appointment with the US Embassy to apply for a visa. You will need to pay your SEVIS fee before this appointment. For more information, visit the Department of Homeland Security website.