International Students

George Fox University is authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students. Prospective students who are not U.S. citizens are encouraged to apply early. To be considered for admission, an international student must complete all general admission procedures required of American students and submit a Declaration of Finances form or demonstrate adequate funds by a certified bank statement. Immunizations must be up to date and documented.

International students (F-1 visa students or J-1 visa students) must show proficiency in the English language. The following table lists required levels of proficiency based on the language assessment and the corresponding placement in George Fox University coursework:

Paper-Based TOEFL Internet-Based TOEFL IELTS Placement at George Fox University
550+ 79+ 5.5+ Regular degree coursework
500-540 61-78 5 Regular degree coursework with English tutorial support
Below 500 Below 61 Below 5.0 English Language Institute coursework