Degree-seeking international students are required to submit the same documentation required for admission as domestic students. Please see the checklist for Undergraduates or Graduates for requirements. The items listed below are also required for international students.
Non-degree Seeking Students
Non-degree seeking students on J or H visas, should submit official transcripts/mark sheets from the institution where the highest degree was earned and from the last institution attended
All F-1 and some J-1 visa holders are required to have adequate financial sponsorship while attending UHCL. You must submit the UHCL Sponsor's Affidavit form and financial statement from your sponsor's bank. The financial statement should not be more than 6 months old.
Student Statement of Understanding
The Student Statement of Understanding form must be signed and submitted as proof that you have read and understood all of the admission requirements, This form also identifies your visa status as well as any dependants you may need to include on your I-20 or DS-2019.
International Students in the U.S.
In addition to the requirements listed above, theInternational Student Transfer Form is required for students already attending an educational institution in the U.S. It must be completed and forwarded by the international student adviser at the current institution to an international student adviser at UHCL.
As a student currently studying in the U.S., you are required to submit copies of your SEVIS I-20 (F-1 visa holder) or DS-2019 (J-1 visa holder) and both sides of the I-94.