Applying from Abroad

We are delighted to extend a warm welcome to international students applying from outside the United States, and we are committed to providing comprehensive assistance throughout your academic journey and immigration procedures.

- Document Checklist:

  • Copy of your passport and your dependents' passports
  • Most recent bank statement (or your sponsor's) demonstrating sufficient funds to cover your expenses during your U.S. studies. You should have at least $4,500 per quarter for your expenses plus $1,500 per dependent.
  • Sponsor letter (if applicable)
  • Copy of your marriage certificate and your children's birth certificates (if applicable)

To obtain more information about applying as an international student and the necessary documentation, please view the video below or email our admissions team at

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Transferring to Approach

For international students studying at another U.S institution and are considering transferring to Approach.


Changing your Status

If you initially came to the U.S. for a different purpose but now aim to pursue education, we can assist you in changing your visa status to F-1 student status.



If you have lost your student status and are pursuing reinstatement, our committed Designated School Officials (DSOs) will guide and support you throughout the process