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If you are an international student looking for a caring community, safe environment and strong academic programs, then Midway University is just the right place for you. Our university has educated many international students throughout the years and we welcome students from around the globe. A central part of our mission is global education and having a diverse student body helps us fulfill that.

The requirements listed below are the first step of your journey with our University. At Midway, you’ll enjoy living in the friendly, small-town setting while being only minutes away from the city of Lexington and an hour away from the metropolitan Louisville and Cincinnati—allowing you every opportunity to learn about life and culture in the United States.

Learn about our support services for international students provided by our Office of International Programs.

Admission Requirements

Please visit our catalog to review the requirements for admission.

International Undergraduate Students Application Process

  1. Complete the Application – Submit your online application. A nonrefundable application fee of $30 is required before the application can be processed. In addition, there is a $50 Undergraduate International Processing and Mailing Fee.
  2. Submit High School Transcript – Students are required to submit official High school transcripts, marksheets or academic record. if applicable, please include any other college-level transcripts in your submission. Detailed course by course evaluation may be requested from a student if required.All Athletes or students intending to play sports will be required to submit a course-by-course, detailed evaluation report of high school transcripts, marksheets, or academic records that reflect your GPA from schools outside the U.S. If applicable, please include any other college-level coursework in your submission. These documents should be submitted through one of the following:
  3. Submit Official Proof of English proficiency – TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo or PTE results are required if applicant is an non-native English speaker. If applicant is a native English speaker, the ACT or SAT is required.
    • Students who have achieved a grade of C or higher in a college level English course at a US college or university may have the TOEFL/IELTS requirement waived. 
    • TOEFL of 500 written, 173 (computer version), 61 (internet based), a score of 6.0 bands on the IELTS, a DUOLINGO score of 85 or PTE score of 44 are generally required minimum scores for admission.
  4. Official SAT or ACT scores – Midway University accepts official score reports from the testing organizations. Midway’s SAT code is 1467 and ACT is 1528.
  5. Submit Financial Guarantee – US immigration regulations require that students demonstrate their ability to finance the first year of education before receiving the 1-20. Bank statements, fund verification letter, CDs, stocks, and scholarship letters are acceptable forms of documentation.
    • Bank statements and fund verification letters must be on official bank letterhead. These documents must be in English or be accompanied by an official English translation.
    • A financial letter of support is required if a parent or family member is acting as a sponsor.
  6. Submit a copy of the photo page of your current passport

Contact Information

intladmissions@midway.edu
859.846.5788
1.800.952.4122