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Welcome to the International Admissions Office


Persons applying for a student visa must pay a SEVIS processing fee (I-901 fee) of USD $200 (F-1) or $180 (J-1).

Applying for J-1 or J-2 Visas?

Important Information for persons Applying for J-1 and J-2 Visas

The International Admissions Office serves prospective students who are not U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents at the time of application. The International Admissions Office also assists with the evaluation of credentials for academic work awarded outside the U.S.

NOTICE! The International Admissions Office only issues I-20’s for students admitted to and enrolling in courses offered on the Fayetteville campus.  I-20’s will not be issued for non-immigrants wishing to study at one of our off-campus sites or in a program in which students must take more than one on-line/distance education course in order to maintain full-time student status.

A pencil icon APPLY ONLINE! or you may obtain application materials by any of the following methods:

  1. Download the undergraduate or graduate application packet (These files are saved in an Adobe Acrobat PDF format). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open and print the file.
  2. To contact us, send your name and mailing address to:
    International Admissions Office
    340 N. Campus Drive / OZAR 213
    1 University of Arkansas
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
  3. Review our Frequently Asked Questions for application and admission requirements.
  4. Call 1-479-575-6246 or E-mail with your questions.

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Catalog of Studies

The best source of information on academic matters is the University of Arkansas Catalog of Studies which corresponds with your field and level of study.

For further information:

Visit the International Students and Scholars Office for general information.

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