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Oklahoma State University

Application Steps

1. Identify your applying category

You are considered as a FRESHMAN if:

  • You have earned less than the equivalent of 24 credit hours of college-level credit after graduation from high school (Higher Secondary).

You are considered a TRANSFER if:

  • You have earned the equivalent of 24 or more credit hours of college-level credit from an accredited U.S. college or university or a recognized post secondary level institution located outside of the U.S. after graduation from high school (Higher Secondary).

You are considered as an READMISSION student if:

  • You have attended OSU, but were not enrolled during the immediate past semester (not including the summer session).

You are considered as a NON-DEGREE SEEKING student if:

  • Want to be enrolled in OSU courses but are not pursuing a degree at OSU
  • You have graduated high school and wish to enroll in courses without pursuing a degree


For Graduate admission please apply through the OSU Graduate College.
For English Language Training only, please apply through English Language Institute (ELI)

2. Complete the online application

Complete the online application using your full name that exactly matches your passport. You are always able to log back in to your account to finish if you are disrupted along the way. You can also print the application, fill it out and mail or deliver it to our office at

Undergraduate Admissions
219 Student Union
Stillwater, OK 74078

Your application for admission is also your application for scholarships. While you are not required to complete the essay questions, we suggest you answer them to the best of your ability so that you will be considered for all applicable scholarship opportunities.

See our tips for answering essay questions.

3. Pay the application fee

The OSU international application fee is $90 and non-refundable. It must be paid before your application can be processed. You may pay online with a VISA or Mastercard.

4. Send us a copy of your Passport Bio page

Submit a copy of your passport bio page by email to international@okstate.edu or mail at

Undergraduate Admissions
219 Student Union
Stillwater, OK  74078

5. Send us your English proficiency test scores (PBT/IBT TOEFL or IELTS)

Test scores can be sent to OSU directly from the testing agency. TOEFL scores can be sent using DI code: 6546. You may also send them by email to international@okstate.edu or mail at

Undergraduate Admissions
219 Student Union
Stillwater, OK  74078

In certain cases, the language proficiency requirement can be waived. Here is more information on submitting official documents.

6. Send us your transcripts

Submit your high school transcript with a 3.0 GPA and above. Submit a college transcript from each institution attended (if you have earned college-level credit). Transcripts must be submitted in original language and translated to English. 

There are additional ways you may submit official transcripts. You may send them by email to international@okstate.edu or mail at

Undergraduate Admissions
219 Student Union
Stillwater, OK  74078

7. Send us your financial guarantee documentation

Complete your financial guarantee form and submit it by email to international@okstate.edu or mail at

Undergraduate Admissions
219 Student Union
Stillwater, OK  74078

International students may submit unofficial documents for admission consideration, students must provide an original copy of all documents prior to enrollment.