How to Apply?

International Students: Please follow the steps below if you would like to be an international student at NLS and need a student visa (F-1 Students):

  • International Students need to register for Intensive English Program (20 hours/week).
  • Submit an online application.
  • Pay $100 application fee (non-refundable).
  • Pay $75 international express mailing fee. Your acceptance letter and I-20 will be mailed to your address.
  • Submit a copy of your passport.
  • Submit Evidence that you or your sponsor has sufficient funds for all education & living expenses in the United States
  • Submit a Letter of Support from your sponsor (if bank statement is not in Student’s name). If you have a sponsor in the U.S. please fill Affidavit of Support form (I-134)
  • Pay SEVIS I-901 fee: https://www.fmjfee.com/ Fee is $200. After you received your acceptance letter pay this fee before applying visa.

 

International Transfer Students: Please follow the steps below if you are already an international student (F-1 Student)  in the United States and would like to transfer to NLS:

  • International Students need to register for Intensive English Program (20 hours/week).
  • Submit an online application.
  • Pay $100 application fee (non-refundable).
  • Submit a copy of your passport (ID and Entry Visa pages).
  • Submit  a copy of all your previous I-20s
  • Submit Evidence that you or your sponsor has sufficient funds for all education & living expenses in the United States
  • Submit a Letter of Support from your sponsor (if bank statement is not in Student’s name). If you have a sponsor in the U.S. please fill Affidavit of Support form (I-134)
  • Sign and submit Transfer Verification Form to your current school’s International Student Advisor.
  • Pay $25 express domestic mailing fee if you want your I-20 to be mailed to your address in the U.S

 

Local Students (All Non F-1 Students):

  • Submit an online application.
  • Pay $100 application fee (non-refundable).
  • Take the written and oral placement exam at the school
  • Pay your tuition fee and buy your textbook/s.

Note: It is advisable to register a week before your class starts.