Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Application Updates

Due COVID-19 concerns/preparations at Fullerton College, the International Student Center (ISC) will only be accepting applications online at this time.

All documents must be sent via email as PDF documents. Non-PDF documents will not be accepted.

Please send all documents to the ISC email:

Admission Information


Application deadlines

Fall Semester March 1st – July 1st
Spring Semester October 1st – December 1st


Please submit the following documents as PDF attachments to the International Student Center’s email:

  • Fullerton College Online Application
  • Supplemental Questions form 
  • US $40 non-refundable application fee payable online to Fullerton College using Flywire. Flywire allows you to pay securely from any country and with your home currency (USA credit cards not accepted)
  • Proof of high school graduation or equivalent ONLY if 17 years old or younger
  • College, university and/or vocational transcripts from all institutions attended
  • 2nd Bachelor Contract (if applicable)
  • Essay describing your academic, personal and career goals. Explain how attending Fullerton College will help you reach those goals. (700 words minimum)
  • Proof of English Proficiency:

         –Duolingo English Test: Minimum score: 85, on first attempt. The test can be taken from your home via a computer with a camera and includes a proficiency score, video interview, and writing sample which are shared with Fullerton College when you send your results.  Certified results are available within 48 hours of the test session.                                   

           –IELTS: Band 5

           –iTEP: Level 3.5

           –PTE Academic: 44 

           –TOEFL: 61 iBT or 500 pBT

           -We will accept the following as English proficiency from these local intensive English language schools:
                               American English College – completion of Level 6
                               Cal Poly English Language Institute – completion of Level 5                               

                               ELS – completion of Intensive English for Academic Purposes Level 109
                               Kaplan English Programs – completion of Advanced Level, Higher-Intermediate Level, or Institutional TOEFL Score
                               Language Systems, International College of English – completion of Level 7
                               Poly Languages Institute – completion of ESL 6: Advanced Level II

Students transferring from a US institution must also submit:

  • Copy of visa
  • Copy of I-94
  • Copy of Form I-20 from previous (currently attending) school
  • Transfer Instructions
  • Copy of Employment Authorization Card (from OPT) – if applicable


*For a detailed explanation of each requirement, please see the F-1 Visa Admission Information brochure.