Each applicant is required to submit the following documents to the Palomar
College Office of International Education before the application deadline date.
All documents must be in original,
official form and in English.
An application package that lacks any of the following documents, without prior
approval, will not be considered for admission:
- A completed
College International Student Application Form
- One passport size photo
- Financial Statement (equivalent to minimum US$16,100, no older than 6
must be in original, official form and be in English - internet printouts will
not be accepted)
- Affidavit of Support (signed by
the financial sponsor)
- Proof of English proficiency
- Proof of High School Graduation
- Official, original transcripts, in English of all schools attended
including high school, colleges, universities (and any intensive English
programs in the US)
If you are transferring from another U.S. institution, you
must also submit the following:
Transfer Eligibility Form, completed by the designated
school official at your current school
- Photocopy of your current visa
- Photocopy of the admission (when you first entered
the U.S.A.) stamp inside your passport
- Photocopy of all the I-20 forms ever issued to you
- Photocopy of your passport ID page
If you are currently in the US on a non-immigrant visa, please
include photocopies of the admission stamp in your passport, current visa and passport.
All items must be received by the application deadline date.
Applications missing any items will be considered incomplete and held
over for the following semester.
documents used for application purposes become the property of Palomar College
and will not be copied or returned.
All applicants to the Palomar College
International Student Program must fulfill one of the following
18 years of age or proof of high school graduation in their own
country - or
16 years old or over but under 18 with proof of high school
(secondary school) graduation and local
guardian in the San Diego area (parent
or guardian signature on K-12 form required).
All admitted students must purchase the college approved
health insurance online before registering for the appropriate term
(information will be given at the time of admission).
All documents used for application purposes must be in original,
official form and be in English. Please note that certain documents have
a time limitation.
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