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Admission General Checklist

At Indiana University Kokomo, you’ll become a part of a small, close-knit community. As an international student, you can expect small classes, a safe environment, caring faculty, and staff committed to your success. We’re thrilled that you are considering becoming a part of this community. International applicants seeking admission should apply and submit all necessary documents to the Office of International Student Services before the priority dates. Students who apply after priority dates may have to defer attendance to the next semester.

June 1

Application priority date for
Fall Semester

October 1

Application priority date for
Spring Semester


For prospective F-1 Visa holders, immigration papers for student visas (SEVIS Form I-20) cannot be issued by the university until all credentials are received and the student has been accepted for admission.

Required documents for international admission:

  • Access Your iStart Account and Submit Supplemental Immigration Information
    • A message will be sent to your provided email with instruction on how to submit information through iStart.iu.edu.
  • Official Academic Transcripts - English Translation may be needed.
    • Freshmen - Official High School Transcript
    • Transfer Students - Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended.
    • Graduate Students - Official transcripts of a bachelor degree equivalent to the US four-year degree along with program-specific exam result (GRE, GMAT, etc.)

Submit a scanned copy of the transcripts into iStart for an admission decision, the Official Transcripts must be present to OISS before class registration.  All test scores must be sent directly from the testing center.

  • English Proficiency Document – (Choose One)
    • Official English test result must be sent directly from the testing center. Please visit our website for more information.
  • Copy of Passport
    • A copy of your current passport with picture I.D. 

Additional documents include:

  • Dependent Information
  • Copy of Visa (once arrived in the US)
  • I-94 (front and back) (once arrived in the US)
  • Official transcripts (mail or bring it in person)

All documents must be submitted online through iStart. For your convenience, copies of documents (except for test scores) may be submitted first for an admission decision, original documents must be present to OISS before class registration.

Additional services include:

  • Airport pickup (Indianapolis International Airport)
  • Housing assistance
  • International Student Orientation
  • Emergency Assistance

If you have any questions about the application process, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We can’t wait to meet you!

Last updated: 10/12/2017