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International Admissions

Welcome, International Students!

We are glad that you are considering Davenport University. We are here to help you through the admission process.  Not sure what to do? First, submit your application. When we receive it, one of our international admissions representatives will contact you to help with the rest.


Apply and have your official transcripts sent to enroll.  No student VISA necessary!


Use the applicable admissions checklist (undergraduate or graduate), which goes through the steps to apply in detail. Upon completion of the checklist you will receive an F1 Eligibility form I-20.

 Students transferring from another U.S. institution please also complete the  SEVIS Transfer Form.

Undergraduate Admission Forms Graduate Admissions Forms
Admissions Checklist (PDF) Admissions Checklist (PDF)
Financial Support Form (PDF)  Financial Support Form (PDF) 

 Upon acceptance you will receive a log-in and password to apply for housing. Complete the Housing Scholarship form to submit to our Financial Aid team.  You could receive up to $2,000 towards the cost of residence.

Once admitted, Davenport will provide international students with:

  • Form I-20 (Certificate of Eligibility)
  • Official letter of acceptance
  • Instructions to apply for F-1 student visa.  Check EducationUSA, a great resource to help you get your visa.

You will be required to present the I-20 form when you apply for an F-1 student visa and again at the port of entry into the United States.

If you have any questions, please email or call toll free 011-800-686-1600.

For VISA application requirements in your country:

  • Contact  your local U.S. Embassy, U.S. Consulate, or Office of Public Affairs
  • Request a referral to an overseas educational advising center near you

Mail documents to:

Davenport University
International Admissions Office
6191 Kraft Ave. S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI. 49512

Note:  Incomplete files or files not submitted by the deadlines will be reviewed as time permits or considered for the next available semester.

*Students will be required to show original financial support documents during visa processing.