This page is for international applicants who need an F-1 visa to travel to the United
States to complete an Associate’s degree with Columbus State Community College. A
checklist can be found below with instructions on how to get accepted and receive
a Form I-20 “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status” which allows you to make an F-1 visa appointment at a US consulate abroad. Be mindful
of the admissions deadlines located on page 2 of the checklist.
F-1 applicants will receive a personalized notice of admission (acceptance letter)
and Form I-20 from the International Student Services (ISS) office after they have
submitted all required documents as listed in the checklist below.