A Worldwide Reputation

International students choose New College for its challenging academics, faculty mentorship of students, outstanding preparation for graduate school and strong value.

How Do I Apply?

These instructions are for students planning to study on an F-1 student visa.  Some will be required for students who have studied outside of the United States.

Option 1: New College Application 

CLICK HERE FOR THE NEW COLLEGE APPLICATION

  • New College Application (No application fee)
  • SAT or ACT Scores (required and cannot be waived at this time)
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores: If English is not your native language, the minimum TOEFL score for admission is 560 (paper test) or 83 (internet-based test). The minimum IELTS score is 6.5. If English is your native language, the language of instruction for your education, and/or you have already taken the SAT or ACT, please contact us at (941)-487-5000 or admissions@ncf.edu for a possible waiver of TOEFL/IELTS test scores.
  • Official Transcripts: One from each school attended, from high school through college.
  • Credential Evaluation and Translation*: We require a NACES-member course-by-course credential evaluation with GPA for academic records from most schools that do not use the U.S. system, with the exception of International Baccalaureate programs. A certified translation is also required for transcripts not in English.  This can be ordered with the credential evaluation.

Josef Silny Application                                                           SpanTran Application

  • Personal Statement/Essay
  • Recommendation (Optional): Through the application, provide contact information for the person writing your recommendation. We will send the information directly to them.

Option 2: Common Application 

Click here for the Common Application

  • No application fee
  • Add New College to your account
  • SAT or ACT Scores (required and cannot be waived at this time)
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores: If English is not your native language, the minimum TOEFL score for admission is 560 (paper test) or 83 (internet-based test). The minimum IELTS score is 6.5. If English is your native language, the language of instruction for your education, and/or you have already taken the SAT or ACT, please contact us at (941)-487-5000 or admissions@ncf.edu for a possible waiver of TOEFL/IELTS test scores.
  • Official Transcripts: One from each school attended, from high school through college.
  • Credential Evaluation and Translation*: We require a NACES-member course-by-course credential evaluation with GPA for academic records from most schools that do not use the U.S. system, with the exception of International Baccalaureate programs. A certified translation is also required for transcripts not in English.  This can be ordered with the credential evaluation.

Josef Silny Application                                                           SpanTran Application

  • Personal Statement/Essay
  • Recommendation (Optional): From your college counselor, principal, dean, or teacher who has taught you in an academic subject. Send through Common Application.

*Credential evaluations must be course-by-course with grade and credit equivalents. Transcripts provided in a language other than English also require a professional, certified translation. If your records are already provided in English, or your school(s) use the U.S.  or International Baccalaureate system, please contact us at (941)-487-5000 or admissions@ncf.edu to discuss a possible waiver.

HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT international opportunities at ncf?

If you have further questions regarding applying to New College as an International student please contact Tiffany Washington, Director. Tiffany works with all U.S. territory and international students.

Please e-mail or call to arrange a time to meet with Tiffany in person, talk on the phone or even Skype!

You can contact her at: twashington@ncf.edu or at 941-487-4264.