ENGLISH PROFICIENCY/TOEFL INFORMATION
Applicants whose native language is not English are required to demonstrate an acceptable level of English language proficiency. Complete and return the TOEFL Information Form to the Admissions Office or e-mail the form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minimal TOEFL scores:
- Paper: 500
- Computer: 175
- Internet: 61
Visit www.toefl.org for exam information. Cayuga’s Institution Code is 2010.
International applicants are encouraged to have their high school transcripts evaluated or college credit transferred by an accredited organization. Visit the World Education Services.
Students who do not submit their international transcripts with evaluation will need to take a placement test to be accepted.
FOREIGN STUDENT FINANCIAL STATEMENT (required for F-1 Students)
F-1 visa applicants are required to demonstrate that they have financial resources to cover their educational expenses while attending Cayuga Community College.
Complete and submit the Foreign Student Financial Statement and attach a recent notarized bank statement supporting the information reported on the form.
Provide a copy of an official government-issued form of identification, such as a passport.
ESTIMATED COST OF INTERNATIONAL ATTENDANCE
|Cost Item||Academic Year
(12 Months) *
|Housing **||$ 11,215||$ 15,465|
|Lattimore Hall Application Fee||$ 275||$ 275|
|Lattimore Hall Security Deposit||$ 300||$ 300|
|Mandatory Activity Fee||$ 40 (per semester)||$ 40 (per semester)|
|Mandatory Fees (estimated)||$ 572||$ 844|
|Tuition (estimated) ***||$ 9,268||$ 12,766|
|Personal Expenses †||$ 1,100||$ 1,650|
|Transportation ****||$ 1,163||$ 1,745|
|Books & Supplies||$ 1,250||$ 1,875|
|TOTALS ‡||$ 25,183||$ 34,960|
FIRST SEMESTER TUITION DEPOSIT
Please note: The first semester’s tuition and fees of $5,130 (refundable if unable to attend) are due before the I-20 and acceptance are issued. Students may pay with cash, wire transfer, (Flywire – tuition payment process which allows students to pay from any country and any bank) or a valid Visa or MasterCard.
FLYWIRE – INTERNATIONAL STUDENT PAYMENTS
Cayuga Community College has partnered with Flywire to streamline the tuition payment process. Flywire allows you to pay from any country and any bank. They also offer excellent foreign exchange rates, allowing you to pay in your home currency (in most cases). Students can track the progress of their payment throughout the transfer process via a student dashboard and be notified via email when their payment is received.
Students need their Student ID (your C #) to submit payment to Flywire.
FINANCIAL AID FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Cayuga Community College has NO financial aid or scholarships available for international students. Students must demonstrate ability to pay for their total educational and living expenses for their entire enrollment at Cayuga.
An international student may be eligible for International Student Loans if they have a cosigner who is a US citizen or permanent resident (green card). For a comprehensive explanation on the costs of investing in an American education and how to begin your international student financial aid search, we encourage you to visit the following helpful site, produced by the US Department of State.
New York State Public Health Law 2165 requires all college students born after 1956, and taking 6 credit hours or more during a semester, to provide proof of immunity to measles, mumps, and rubella. The law also requires colleges to distribute information about meningococcal disease and vaccinations to all students taking 6 credit hours or more, whether they live on or off campus.
For more information on what you will need to provide, see Immunization Requirements.