|Januray 2018 Intake||August 2018 Intake|
|Priority Application Deadline: Oct. 2||Priority Application Deadline: Apr. 1|
|Confirmation Deadline: Oct. 13||Confirmation Deadline: May 1|
|Final Application Deadline:* Nov. 1||Final Application Deadline:** Jun. 15|
Your score reports must be sent directly to Northern Kentucky University. NKU’s ETS code is 1574. The minimum scores for admission to programs are below. Keep in mind that you only need to submit ONE of the following:
If you do not meet Northern Kentucky University’s English proficiency requirement, you may be given a conditional admission to a graduate degree program but you will need to first attend the American English Language Program at NKU until you pass the English proficiency requirement. Please note that only CIT (Computer Information Technology) and Computer Science offer conditional admission.
In order to receive the I-20 form, which you will show to the consulate to obtain your visa, you must prove that you can pay the 9 months cost of attendance at NKU, which is currently $28,365 for the 2017-2018 school year (summer not included). For any questions regarding the student visa process, please refer to our Newly Admitted Students page.
You will need to submit the following:
If dependents (son, daughter, wife, or husband) will accompany you while you are studying at NKU, you will need to provide proof of an additional $6,000 for your spouse and/or $3,000 for each child that you plan to bring with you. The Dependent Request Form will need to be submitted along with your bank statement and NKU Financial Agreement Form
International Student and Scholar Services at NKU now uses an online service called E-ship Global that will allow you to receive your admissions packet and I-20 through an express mail carrier. You must use the website provided below - do NOT go to the UPS/DHL/Fedex website directly.
This service is at your expense, and your credit card will be charged when you sign up. We cannot ship your admissions packets until your reigstration is complete. Please click here to sign up.
NOTE:*Students who work with specific partners of NKU are not required to register for e-ship global. If you have questions about this please contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are mailing any documents, please use this address:
Northern Kentucky University
International Student & Scholar Services
100 Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, KY 41099 U.S.A.