International Requirements & Process

International Requirements & Process

Freshman Admissions

Application Deadlines

Fall Deadline Spring Deadline
June 1 November 15




Special NoteYou are considered an international student if you hold, or will need to obtain a non-immigrant visa such as a student visa (F-1) or an exchange visitor visa (J-1). Applicants who are U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, pending permanent residency, NJ Dream Act/DACA, and undocumented are considered domestic applicants at Rowan University. 

Step 1 - Complete the Application 

Freshman Student (applying to enter your first year of university)

International Transfer Students click here

  • Submit the Online Applicationessay, and the $65 application fee 
  • Submit one signed Academic Letter of Recommendation
  • Submit your Official Transcript
    • If you have a U.S. High School Transcript please submit an official copy
    • If you have a non-U.S. Secondary School Transcript please submit your official copy and a certified English translation.
  • Submit standardized language test scores - a TOEFL score of 70,  IELTS score of 6.0, or Pearson Test of English (PTE) score of 50. International students must submit standardized test scores unless they are exempt (View Language Policy).
    * If you don't meet the English required scores please see Pathway Program & Conditional Admissions 
  • For Engineering Majors: official SAT or ACT scores 
  • For Performing or Creative Arts Majors (art, music, theater, and dance): an audition or portfolio review

Please submit your supporting documents to 

For Undergraduate Admissions related questions, please email or message us using WhatsApp or WeChat.

WhatsApp: +1(856)371.9971  

WeChat: RowanInternational  

Please submit application materials by mail to:

Rowan University
Undergraduate Admissions, Savitz Hall
201 Mullica Hill Road

Glassboro, NJ 08028 USA
Ph: 856-256-5190
Fax: 856-256-4430

If you are at a U.S. based school that sends electronic transcripts using a PDF format, please have them sent to     


Step 2 - Complete the I-20 Application

All International applicants must complete an I-20 Application and supporting documentation. We encourage you begin the I-20 application immediately after submitting the university application. Upon academic acceptance, your I-20 application will be processed by the International Center. Please submit photocopies of your I-20 application materials directly to the International Center. You will need the original documents when visiting the U.S. Embassy.

Please submit I-20 application materials by mail or email to:

Rowan University, International Center
201 Mullica Hill Road, Robinson 119
Glassboro, NJ 08028 USA
Ph: 856-256-4292
Fax: 856-256-5676

For I-20 Application related questions, please email the International Center at