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Prospective Students

Admission Requirements

  1. Application Forms: Complete two applications.
    Chaffey College On-line Application:
    International Student Application: Students Application.pdf
    International Student Application and other documents could be turned in personally, sent as an email attachment, or mailed to the International Student Center. Please assure that your International Student Application is completely filled out, signed and submitted prior to application deadlines.

    On separate sheet of paper type mailing address and email address.

    Transfer form: (Transfer students within the U.S. only) — Must submit a completed transfer form.

  2. Orientation/Activity Fee: An orientation/activity fee of $40 (non-refundable) must be included. You can pay the fee by cashier's check, money order or credit card (Visa, MasterCard). If you wish to write personal check, it should be made payable to Chaffey College. If paying by credit card, please complete the credit card authorization form and mail along with your application.

  3. Transcripts: Official high school and college/university transcripts & diploma with certified English translation.

  4. Copy of Valid Passport: A copy of a valid passport is required. Provide a birth certificate if you do not have a passport. Note: (For Transfer student also include copy of I-94, visa & I-20).

  5. Photograph: A passport-size photograph.

  6. Proof of English Proficiency:

    In order to be directly accepted to Chaffey College, international students must show proof of English proficiency. Provide only one of the following:

    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) minimum score:
      • 450 on the paper based
      • 45 on the iBT (Internet based).

      Note: Chaffey College TOEFL institution code is 4046. Please include this information when taking the test.

    • IELTS (International English Language Testing System) minimum score
      • Academic Test: 4.5 or higher

    • Intensive English School Completion (letter or certificate)

  7. Financial Verification: Please provide these documents below:

    • A bank statement or letter from a bank verifying $19,000 is available to cover tuition, fees, and living expenses for one year. (Current bank statement from the regular checking account)

    • Letter from the bank stating the duration of a checking account and maintenance of the balance for the sponsor.

    • Letter from the employer stating the years of employment of sponsor

      Note: The letter should be in English and on official letterhead. If sponsor or parents are in the US, an Affidavit of Support (Form I-134) must be completed and submitted.

      Please also note that the bank statement cannot be older than 6 months from the date your file is complete.

  8. Tuberculosis (TB) Test: Proof of recent TB test within the past year is required. Note: TB testing is available at the Chaffey College Student Health Center for the fee of $5* (*Subject to change). Students will not be allowed to attend classes without proof of a negative TB test

  9. Medical Insurance: Medical insurance must be purchased from Chaffey College prior to the beginning of each term. The medical insurance can be purchased per each term or for the whole year. Per year cost $1,260 Annual, $735.00 for Spring and $525 for Fall. For more information please contact international student office (rates subject to change).


    Please Note: All international students are required to have health/medical insurance while attending Chaffey College. The students will purchase the medical insurance through Chaffey College upon arrival.


NOTE: The forms are large files. Please wait for the entire document to load. Adobe Reader (or a similar .pdf application) is required to use PDF files (The Adobe Reader program is available free of charge from the Adobe Website:

Upon review of your completed application and documents, your acceptance letter and other documents will be issued as soon as you are admitted to Chaffey College. These documents will be made available to you either via mail or pick-up.

If you are applying for an F-1 visa as a change of status, you must submit additional requirements along with the previously stated required documents. Please click on the Change of Status link under Immigration Information


Rev. 8/29/16

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