International Admissions

International applicants seeking admission to UNT should review the following additional documents that must be submitted to the Toulouse Graduate School for document review in addition to those listed on the graduate admissions page.

You should verify with your academic department for program-specific application materials that may be required.  Departments may have requirements such as personal statements, letters of reference, auditions or portfolios that must be sent directly to the department.  Review the list of academic programs and program websites for more information.

Priority Deadlines

You should review the academic program for application deadlines.  Some departments may have earlier application deadlines. Please check the department of your major to assure you meet their deadline requirements. However, applications received prior to the following dates increase your chance of I-20 processing, if admitted.

October 15 for the following Spring enrollment
January 1 for the following Summer enrollment
April 1 for the following Fall enrollment

Transcripts

Mail your official school transcripts, diploma and degree certificate from all universities attended. These MUST be in both English and your native language, if applicable. English translations must be from either the academic institution or a certified translator. We accept notarized or copied transcripts from foreign schools only for processing your application. If admitted, original and official documents will be required before you can register for classes.  Official transcripts are required for all U.S. schools attended before processing your application. Transcripts should be sent to the Toulouse Graduate School which will be reviewed and then sent to the academic department for an admission decision.

By U.S. Postal Service:

Toulouse Graduate School
1155 Union Circle #305459 
Denton, TX 76203-5017

By UPS/FedEx/DHL:
Toulouse Graduate School
1147 Union Circle, ESSC 354
Denton, TX 76203-5459

English Language Proficiency

UNT degree program applicants must demonstrate English Language Proficiency.  Minimum TOEFL score requirement is 79; Minimum IELTS score is 6.5.  UNT-International provides a complete list of ways to demonstrate English language proficiency.  

If you do not meet these requirements, we encourage you to consider UNT’s Intensive English Language Institute.  You must apply for IELI directly with UNT-International.

Passport

Submit the pages from your most current passport for you and your dependents (if applicable) that list your personal information, including the page with your picture on it.  Send to the mailing address above, or scan and email it to international@unt.eduPLEASE NOTE: Zip files and links to Google Docs will automatically move your email to a "Quarantined" state and the process of removing your email from quarantine will take 2-3 days, delaying your admissions processing. Please do not .zip your documents. 

Statement of finances and proof of funding documents

If you will be studying on an F-1 or J-1 visa, you must show proof of financial support for your studies. These are not REQUIRED unless you are admitted, but submitting them during the application process will expedite issuance of your I-20 or DS-2019 if you are admitted.

Send financial documents and the International Student Statement of Finances form to the mailing address above, or scan it and email it to international@unt.eduPLEASE NOTE: Zip files and links to Google Docs will automatically move your email to a "Quarantined" state and the process of removing your email from quarantine will take 2-3 days, delaying your admissions processing. Please do not .zip your documents. 

Sponsored students should contact the UNT Sponsored and Special Programs office.

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