International Graduate Admissions
To apply for a Master’s, Ph.D., or Certificate program, please read the following information.
Requirements and Deadlines
Application requirements and deadlines vary by academic department. Detailed application and admission requirements are listed HERE.
Many departments require applicants to submit official test scores for the GRE, GMAT, or MAT. See departmental requirements for specific details.
Send all the required documents to The Graduate School at the following address:
The Graduate School
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
241 Mossman Building
1202 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, NC 27412
Applicants whose native language is not English must provide proof of English proficiency by one of the following means:
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) - www.toefl.org
Internet-based score of 79, paper-based score of 550, or computer-based score of 213
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) – www.ielts.org
6.5 overall band score
The English language proficiency requirement may be waived if the applicant is a graduate of a university in a country where English is the official language.
Applicants who have not proven English proficiency may apply for conditional admission to UNCG. All application requirements must be submitted, except for the TOEFL or IELTS test and the GRE, GMAT, or MAT test.
Conditional applicants must also complete the INTERLINK application form.
The INTERLINK application fee is U.S. $100.
International students on, or intending to be on, a temporary non-immigrant F-1 visa are required to certify that they have adequate financial resources to cover the cost of tuition and fees, accommodation and meals, insurance, and other living expenses. UNCG cannot issue the I-20 Form until we receive the completed financial forms and supporting bank/sponsor documents. The forms may be downloaded here:
Required Minimum Budget
Affidavit of Support
If you are currently residing in the United States, please complete the Visa Information Form, located HERE.
If you are interested in an assistantship or fellowship, visit this page:
Graduate School Bulletin
The Graduate School Bulletin may be viewed HERE.