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Applying to an international university has unique processes and requirements. We’ve broken down the application steps for new students and transfer students below.
A new international student is a current high school student who will be attending a college or university for the first time. Entering students may submit an application at any time after the completion of their junior year of high school. To apply to Concordia as a first-time international student, follow the steps below.
Note: Concordia grants college credit for Credit by Exam Scores. Students may transfer a maximum of 30 non-accredited credits by exam (AP, CLEP, DSST, or IB units).
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Concordia University Irvine
1530 Concordia West
Irvine, CA 92612
The student must submit scores from one of the following standardized tests: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS. Scores must be sent directly from the testing institution to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Copies are considered unofficial documents.
Note: Official Test Score Reports must be mailed directly from the Testing Center in a sealed envelope or hand-carried to the Admissions Office:
Concordia welcomes students who have already begun their undergraduate studies and wish to transfer to CUI. To apply to Concordia as a transfer international student, follow the steps below.
Note: Official transcripts must be mailed directly from the college in a sealed envelope or hand-carried to the Admissions Office:
If you have questions about our admissions process or requirements, please contact us.
Phone: 800.229.1200, ext. 3010 or 949.214.3010
Email: [email protected]