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International Student - Apply Now

Fox Valley Technical College (FVTC) welcomes international students! We offer a fully-accredited Intensive English Program, as well as over 200 Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees and programs to choose from, with excellent 2+2 credit transfer to 4-year universities. Starting at FVTC is the smart, affordable way to the career of your dreams.

To make it easier to fulfill the requirements for international education, we've grouped them into three initial steps.

Step 1: Apply

Step 1A: Formal Application
Students can complete their International Student Application online or download and complete our paper application.

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Download & Complete the International Student Application (PDF)

Step 1B:  Non-Refundable Internal Processing Fee
Pay $100 USD non-refundable international application fee. Payment can be made in one of the following ways: 

  • Online during the application process (preferred)
  • Mail a money order to the address below:
    • Fox Valley Technical College 
      Global Education & Services 
      1825 N. Bluemound Drive
      Appleton, WI  54912-2277

Step 2: Provide Documentation

Scan and email ALL documents to Isso OR mail to:

Fox Valley Technical College
Global Education & Services
1825 N. Bluemound Drive
Appleton, WI 54912

  1. A copy of your current, non-expired passport.
  2. Official High School Diploma and Transcripts - Provide an official high school diploma and transcripts, translated to English.
  3. College/University Transcripts - Provide all transcripts for colleges/universities you have attended.
    *Non U.S. university/college transcripts must also include a credential evaluation report though: Education Credential Evaluators (, World Education Services (, or One Earth International Credential Evaluations (
  4. Proof of English Proficiency - Minimum TOEFL 70 or IELTS 6.0. Test scores are not required if enrolling in the Intensive English Program.
  5. Complete the Official Certification of Source of Funds form (PDF)
  6. Submit an official bank statement or notarized letter from a financial institution, translated to English, verifying funds of $17,580.00 (U.S. Dollars) are available to cover all educational and living expenses for one year of study.

    Tuition                                                                    $5,500
    Housing, Meals, Personal Expenses                     $10,000
    Books and Supplies                                               $1,000
    Health Insurance                                                    $600
    International Student Orientation Course Fee       $350
    International Admissions Processing Fee             $100
    Application Fee                                                      $30
    TOTAL                                                                    $17,580

Step 3: Other Considerations

Current F-1 students studying in the USA: Submit all of the documents in STEP 1, STEP 2, and:

  1. F-1 Student Transfer Form
  1. Copy of F-1 student visa.
  1. Copies of ALL issued I-20 forms.
  1. Official College/University transcripts.

Change of Status request to F-1 Student Status while staying in the USA: Submit all of the documents in STEP 1, STEP 2, and:

  1. Copy of your current visa
  1. Copies of any documents that show your current status (i.e. DS-2019, H-4 Approval notice)

NEW for 2020: Summer Intensive English Program

Study English in the United States. Learn about our NEW Summer Intensive English programs during the summer of 2020!

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Application deadlines:
Fall semester | Apply by May 15
Spring semester | Apply by October 15 


Transferring to Fox Valley Tech?

Students who are currently studying in the U.S. in F-1 that would like to transfer to Fox Valley Technical College must complete all of the items in Steps 1, 2 and 3, AND: