How to Apply

Undergraduate Application Instructions

Complete your application online or, if you prefer, email the following documents to

  • Completed Application form
  • A secondary school transcript, as well as a certified English translation
  • If you have graduated, a secondary school diploma, as well as a certified English translation

Qualified students will receive a conditional offer of admission. The offer letter will outline conditions that must be fulfilled before receiving a formal offer of admission.

Conditions of admission include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • A copy of your passport
  • Proof of English-language ability (TOEFL score of 79, or equivalent, or completion of the university’s Pre-Sessional English Program)
  • I-20 request form
  • Certificate of Finance form
  • Financial documentation covering the full amount listed on the Certificate of Finance
  • Deposit (dollar amount listed on your conditional offer)

If you are currently studying in the United States and will be transferring your I-20, you will also need to submit the current I-20 and the online Transfer form.


You will receive a packet that includes all the required documents to apply for your visa.

If you are a sponsored student, you can now use your offer of admission to obtain your full financial guarantee from your sponsorship entity. Once you submit the financial guarantee, you will receive your I-20.

Visit to learn more about scheduling your visa appointment.

Follow the steps on the university’s “Before You Arrive” page to make sure that you have everything in place before you arrive on campus:

  • Submit your arrival details
  • Pay your tuition and fees
  • Complete the university’s required forms

Take the next step toward studying at Mercer.