International Students

Find Success in College

When choosing an American college, go beyond the big names. Choose a school that will help you become a big success. At York, you’ll meet people from all over the world. You’ll perfect your English. You’ll be immersed in American culture. You’ll make connections and find success...beginning FROM DAY ONE.

York College International Students

Application Process for International Students

  • Application Requirements

    Application Requirements

    Official documents must be sent directly to York College of Pennsylvania by the issuing institution by mail to: Office of Admissions, York College of Pennsylvania, 441 Country Club Rd., York, PA 17403; or by electronic document transfer to:

    • First time Freshman (applicants with no previous post-secondary education): Official copy of Secondary School grade report along with certified English translation if needed.

    • Transfer: Official College or University Transcript of institution currently attending and all institutions previously attended and/or Official Credential evaluation of all foreign transcripts prepared by World Education Services

    • All non-native English speakers: Official TOEFL or IELTS test scores. York College requires at least a 79 TOEFL IBT score or 6.5 IELTS score for admission consideration.

    • Native English speakers and applicants for Engineering, Nursing, Education, Forensic Chemistry, Pre-Med, and Allied Health programs: Official SAT or ACT test scores
  • Apply


    Application for admission must be submitted online. Preferred application deadlines: May 1st (Fall term), Sept. 1st (Spring term)

  • I-20 Requirements

    I-20 Requirements

    Accepted International students must provide financial guarantee that sufficient funds exist to cover their educational and living expenses in the U.S. Submit the following documents by mail to: Office of Admissions, York College of Pennsylvania, 441 Country Club Rd., York, PA 17403; or as PDF attachments by e-mail to: .

  • International Scholarship

    International Scholarship

    The Sanjay Parekh International Merit Scholarship ranges between $8,000 and $16,000 (over 4 years) and is awarded to first time freshmen based on the student’s secondary school grade point average. Students are automatically considered at the time of admission decision.

  • Questions?


    Ines Ramirez, PDSO

    Assistant Director of Intercultural Student Life and International Student Support


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