International Students Admissions Information


International Students Cost for Attendance


Admission Requirements

International Admission Application should only be used by applicants who want an F-1 student Visa with NWACC.  If you do not have or need assistance with a student visa, apply through the domestic admissions application.


  • International Student Application Required - $35 USD nonrefundable application fee
  • Complete and submit I-20 Application Form
  • Copy of passport
  • Complete the Financial Statement FormBOTH sponsor and student must sign before submission
  • Submit bank statements (must be within six months)
  • High School transcripts showing proof of high school graduation translated in English
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • Proof of English Requirements (TOEFL, IELTS, Approved ELS level or College Transcripts)
    • TOEFL Institutional Code for NorthWest Arkansas Community College is: 9754
    • TOEFL Score: Paper based: 500; Computer based: 173; Internet based: 61
    • IELTS-International English Language Testing System: Score required: 5.0


I-20 will be issued only after these requirements are met.

International Student Orientation

All International students must attend International Orientation.  Orientation session occur the week before classes start.  Please email to inquire on future dates.

Application Deadline Guidelines:

Student Type Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Semester
Outside USJuly 15December 1March 15
Transfer StudentAugust 15December 15May 1


Send documents to


NorthWest Arkansas Community College
International Programs Office
One College Drive
Bentonville, AR  72712


Email - documents can be scanned and sent via email to