International Student Admissions 

orange arrow Step 1: Apply
orange arrow Step 2: Housing
orange arrow Step 3: Student Visa
orange arrow Step 4: Transportation

Applying to Snow College is easy. Students seeking “Conditional Admission” are not required to submit a TOEFL/IELTS score for admission. Complete the 4 simple steps and once we receive all the required documents and fees, your application will be processed immediately and you will be contacted via email within one week! We will return all original documents to you with admission letters immediately. If you ever have questions, feel free to email us at email address for this person.


1- First, fill out the application form.

Snow College is an open entry school. In order to be accepted, an international student must provide:

a: The financial (bank) statement showing at least $18,500

b: Verification of high school graduation and proof of age (must be 17 before arriving at Snow College)

c: A non-refundable $100 application fee in the form of a cashier's check or money order payable to Snow College (U.S. Funds)

d: A complete transcript of your academic (school) records. Please have this certified and translated into English

e: If you would like the documents above returned by Federal Express, please enclose an additional $40 in U.S. Funds (Optional)

Once we have received your application with the necessary documentation and fees you will receive an acceptance letter within 1 (FedEX) to 2 (Standard Mail) weeks.

If you are a transfer student from within the United States, please fill out the following transfer form.


There are three affordable housing options:

Dormitories (On-Campus Housing) (available only during Fall & Spring semesters):

Apartments with cooking facilities: This is a three-bedroom apartment with area for cooking and socializing.
You may choose a private bedroom or share your bedroom with another student:

-Private bedroom - $1,250.00 per semester, includes a $150 meal card.
-Shared bedroom - $1,000.00 per semester, includes a $150 meal card.

Sleep-Study: This is simply a bedroom with two beds, desks, and closets. There is no cooking facility. All meals must be eaten in the cafeteria.

- Private bedroom - $850.00 per semester plus meal plan* (required);
- Shared bedroom - $600.00 per semester plus meal plan* (required).

*Meal plan: Meal card balances on any required plan do not roll over from the Fall to Spring Semester. All meal card balances default to zero at the end of the Spring Semester. There are two choices:

Plan A- $950/semester: This plan provides three all-you-can-eat evening meals each week and $500 to be used as a la carte purchases in the Badger Den or library services.
Plan B- $950/semester: This is an a la carte plan. It works just like a debit card. Prices of food items are deducted from the balance each time a student makes a purchase. The remaining balance is shown on all receipts.

Deposit: $250.00 ($200.00 refundable per contract conditions upon fulfillment of housing contract.)
Contract Obligation: Academic School Year (or remainder). Dormitories are not available during the summer.
Placement Fee: None
Deadline to Apply: Housing placement begins in February each year. Students must complete their application online.
Your application is not complete until we have received your signature page and housing deposit. We advise students to apply as soon as possible. When sending payment through the mail, please fax a copy of the signature page and check to one of the following numbers:

International Center: (435) 283-7438
Housing Office: (435) 283-7284

Deadline to Cancel: Cancellations must be made within two weeks after the contract is received.
If you decide you do not want to live in the dormitories after you arrive and after you have already checked into your room, you must sell your contract to another student and receive a clearance from the Housing Office or you may not receive a refund of your deposit.

Off-Campus Student Apartments

Apartments: Off-campus housing complexes charge between $1,600.00 and $2,200.00 per academic school year, depending on the complex.

-Most complexes give a discount to students who pay their rent in advance for the entire academic school year (Fall Semester and Spring Semester).
-Some complexes include the cost of utilities (water, gas and electricity) in the cost for rent, while other apartments charge separately for these expenses. Please read all contracts thoroughly.
-Students are responsible for their own telephone and cable-TV charges.
-Private bedrooms are more expensive.
-Rent is reduced for the summer session.

Full listing of Off Campus Housing Options

Deposit: $250.00 (partially refundable, depending on the complex.
Placement Fee: $100.00 nonrefundable
Contract Obligation: Academic School Year (Fall & Spring semesters); Summer Session.
Deadline to Apply: Two weeks prior to the start of a new session. The earlier you apply the better for placement.
* Deadline to Cancel: Same as for On-Campus Housing contracts.


Option 1 (Room and Board): $400.00 per month (includes room and three meals/day)
Option 2 (Room Only - Private): $350.00 per month (no meals included)
Option 3 (Room Only - Shared): $250.00 per month (no meals included)

Deposit: $200.00 (partially refundable, per host family contract; forwarded to host family after arrival)
Placement fee: $100.00 nonrefundable
Contract Obligation: One Semester; Summer Session
Deadline to Apply: Two weeks prior to start of a new session.
Deadline to Cancel: One week prior to arrival to receive a full refund of your deposit. If you do not cancel before arrival date, you will not receive a refund of your deposit.

Send all housing application forms, along with deposits, and fees to:

Becky Adams, Housing Placement Officer
Snow College International Center
150 East College Avenue
Ephraim, Utah 84627 U. S. A.

e-mail : email address for this person
Money must be in U.S. funds and can be paid by either an international money order or bank check payable to Snow College.

Student Visa

1.  Once we send you the I-20, apply for your F-1 Visa early.

2.  Pay the $200 SEVIS fee. 

  • Go to click on the Proceed to I-901 Form and Payment. 
  • Check I-20 and select "OK" Fill out the application (The SEVIS ID # is located on the I-20 sent with your acceptance letter).  
  • Print out a receipt

3.  Make an appointment at the embassy/consulate

4.  Take all required documents to the embassy/consulate

  • I-20 from issuing school
  • I-901
  • Receipt for payment of visa application
  • Financial documents
  • IELP Letter of Acceptance/Housing Reservation

 Visa application forms

  1. DS-156 form
  2. DS-157 form (Males only, ages 16-45)
  3. DS-158 form (may not be necessary, ask the embassy in your country)

For information on how to enter the U.S. in F-1 Status click here.


Airport Pick-Up

A. Purchase an airplane ticket and send your itinerary to:

Becky Adams, Admissions Assistant
Snow College International Center
150 East College Avenue, P.O Box 1005
Ephraim, Utah 84627 U. S. A.
e-mail : email address for this person


B. Set up a time for transportation from the Airport to Snow College.



Snow College
Center for Global Engagement
Humanities Building150 College Ave
Ephraim, UT 84627 USA