International Requirements

Application Procedures:

  • Complete the:
  • Submit the $30 non-refundable application fee in U.S. dollars (credit card, check or money order)

If you submit the non-refundable application fee in the form of a check or U.S. money order drawn it must be drawn on a U.S. bank and make payable to Adams State University. Cash or international postal money orders will not be accepted.

  • A complete set of credentials

Kindly request that an official transcript be sent directly from your school(s) to Undergraduate Admissions.

All information MUST be submitted in English. International Students are responsible for having their foreign official transcripts (high school or college/university) evaluated by AACRAO International Educational Services, World Education Services, or Foundation For International Services, Inc.

To determine what U.S. equivalencies exist for grades, credit hours and accreditation, all results should be formally sent to ASU from one of the two services. Payment for this service is the responsibility of the international student.

  • Proof of English language proficiency

Please submit your ACT, SAT, and/or TOEFL sent directly to ASU. A minimum score of 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based) on the TOEFL exam is considered acceptable.

If a student attends an ESL program, successful completion of level 109 is considered acceptable.

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  • Verification of financial support

International students must provide financial certification showing the availabilities of $29,495 US or the equivalent in another currency. Affidavit of Support (I-134), recent bank statements, and/or scholarship awards are acceptable.

  • Mail Admission Materials To:

Adams State University, Office Of Admissions, 208 Edgemont, Blvd., Alamosa, CO 81101